Experienced Social Worker - Mental Health Team - Based in Chippenham, Wiltshire
The North Locality Mental Health Team has a full time vacancy for an experienced Mental Health Experienced Social Workers based in Chippenham, Wiltshire.
The Mental Health Teams provide specialist services for adults over 18. We have three teams who collaborate closely with health professionals. The team supports people to recover from periods of difficulty with their mental health and for people to stay as independent as possible by providing support that is person-centred which gives people choice and control in their lives.
About the role
As a Mental Health Experienced Social Worker, you will also be involved in assessing, coordinating and arranging care for service users with mental health problems, including dementia, both in the community and in hospital. You will work alongside other professionals, providing a service in partnership with adult care, primary care and secondary care.
You must be a qualified Social Worker, who is registered with Social Work England.
You also must either hold an Approved Mental Health Professional Qualification or be willing to undertake the necessary training to obtain this.
You will have a background in mental health social work.
In return for your passion and commit we will offer you:
Working patterns to fit your life and commitments, including flexible working options from across Wiltshire including working from home.
Provide free parking in the locality of most of our hubs and use of a pool car scheme
Provide you with a laptop and mobile phone, so you can work flexibly from any location across the county enabling you to be more effective and flexible in your practice.
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, rising to 30 after 5 years’ service, as well as the option to purchase an additional ten days.
An attractive rewards package with an excellent range of discounted products and services with national and local retailers via our Wiltshire Rewards scheme
Established and supportive teams who will provide monthly reflective supervision and management feedback in a culture of learning and development.
The opportunity to work for a forward-thinking council with a strong focus on staff engagement.Employee wellbeing services and family friendly policies to support work life balance
A variety of progression opportunities; including CMI accredited leadership programs and career paths into management
This role closes on Sunday 22 November 2020.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, as an employee you will be expected to share this commitment.