Social Worker - Female Low Secure Hospital

Newark, Nottinghamshire, England
NG23 5RY
£ 30,000 - 35,700 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified
3 Jan 2020
3 Feb 2020

Job Description

Social Worker - Female Low Secure Hospital


Salary: £30,000 - £35,700 DOE



Compass Associates are proudly working with one of the leading providers of private mental health, learning disabilities and neurological services to recruit a full time permanent Social Worker.


You would be based at a purpose-built, low secure hospital in Newark for females detained under the Mental Health Act who have severe mental health conditions and/or personality disorders. The service uses the Positive Behavioural Support model as well as providing individualised, recovery-based and trauma specific pathways.


Although holding your own caseload of up to 24 service users, you will work alongside another Social Worker as well as the wider MDT which includes a Clinical Director, Clinical Psychologist, Consultant Psychiatrists, Occupational Therapists, Support Workers and Specialist Nurses.


Commutable from: Newark, Lincoln, Nottingham, Derby, Chesterfield, Loughborough, Mansfield, Grantham,  Leicester, Sleaford, Melton Mowbray, Worksop, Gainsborough and surrounding towns.



Company pension

Car salary sacrifice

Life assurance

25 days a/l + bank hols

Buy or sell up to 5 days a/l

Enhanced maternity package

Retail discounts

Holiday financing

CPD opportunities

Career progression opportunities

Staff wellbeing scheme

Employee assistance programme



The successful candidate must have:

HCPC registration

A degree in Social Work

Community or inpatient mental health experience


Interview Process

One stage formal interview with the Hospital Director and Clinical Director.


Contact details

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please contact Lynette Robb directly on 0161 509 0419. Alternatively email an updated CV to   



Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for each successful recommendation.        


Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.   


Ref: LR/HQ00028700

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