We are looking for a skilled social worker to join our team. As a member of the Care and Support Team (mental health) you will work with adults with mental health problems to meet their social needs, promote their independence, and help them achieve their goals and outcomes in order to improve their well-being.
The role will focus on complex case management, requiring direct work with adults using a variety of approaches. You will need to work creatively with clients, some of whom may be hard to engage. You will undertake social care assessments and reviews under the Care Act 2014 and s117 Mental Health Act. You will complete strengths based support plans to maximise an adults well-being and independence. You will also undertake person centred safeguarding investigations and fully utilise multi-agency working to ensure the best outcomes for the clients.
We support you by providing a high level of support through the supervisory process and through our commitment to training and development to further staff skills, knowledge and to support their career goals. We are able to keep case loads relatively low within our team in order to enable you to affect some really positive outcomes for your clients.
For an informal talk about this role and the service please contact Emily Brunton on 020 7525 2622
Please click on the vacancy information & person specification and job description documents for further details about this role and information on what to include in your application
Closing date 3rd March 2019
Interview date: 19th March 2019