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Social Worker - Older People's Mental Health

  • Employer: Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council
  • Reference: 010582
  • Published: Fri 18/10/2019, 13:38 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 03/11/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,999 - £38,813 Annually
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Stockton On Tees
An opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to work within the Stockton Older People Mental Health Team providing assessments to clients with severe and enduring mental health problems. We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed Social Worker to join a well-established and very supportive team on a short term basis.

You will be required to be responsible for a caseload as directed and work within legislative frameworks to deliver a high standard of care to users and carers of the service. The key role of the post is to ensure that the needs of adult’s within Stockton Borough Council are care managed and reviewed appropriately according to current legal, government and departmental policy, guidance and procedures. Experience of working in this area is preferred.

The team is committed to promoting independence, choice and control and promoting Self Directed Support where people are eligible for social care services. The team works within a wider co-located team in a supportive multi-disciplinary environment.

Due to the role requiring frequent travel between venues across the borough, a full driving licence and access to a motor vehicle is required for this role.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.
 
If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Catherine Roberts, Team Manager or Bianca Porter, Senior Practitioner on 01642 737321.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email recruitment@xentrall.org.uk
 
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.
 
  • Employer: Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council
  • Reference: 010582
  • Published: Fri 18/10/2019, 13:38 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 03/11/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,999 - £38,813 Annually
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Stockton On Tees

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