Qualified Social Workers - Community Mental Health - Liverpool

  • Job Reference: MM - LivAD2906
  • Date Posted: 30 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: North West England
  • Salary: £22.00 to £24.00
  • Sector: Social Work > Qualified Social Worker
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced QUALIFIED SOCIAL WORKER to fill a full time role in LIVERPOOL. The ideal candidate will have a significant understanding of ADULTS COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH Services.

The starting pay rate for this locum Qualified Social Worker job is £23 per hour and is initially a 3 month contract with potential for extension.

Requirements of the role

*All applicants must have a relevant qualification in Social Work (e.g. DipSW), be registered with the HCPC and have a minimum of 1 years' post-qualifying experience in a similar statutory team.
*Agency Social Worker is required for an inner city Community Mental Health Team, Windsor CMHT, based at Baird House, Edge Lane, Liverpool. This is whilst permanent recruitment to this post is ongoing. The Social Worker will cover an existing caseload of service users with severe and enduring mental health conditions and will act as a Care Co-ordinator in some cases to these service users under the CPA Framework.
*The SW will also be undertaking statutory SW interventions on behalf of Liverpool Council, undertaking Care Act Assessments, commissioning services where applicable, undertaking Safeguarding investigations, and providing Social Circumstances reports to the Mental Health Review Tribunal for patients detained in hospital.
Contact us:
If you are interested in this Qualified Social Work position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our social work team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process ad into your work placement.

About us:
Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:
Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post-qualifying experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.