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Social Worker – Primary Care Mental Health Network

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: SP/20/137392
  • Published: Tue 10/11/2020, 14:30 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 24/11/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Starting salary: £37,638
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St Pancras Hospital, 4 St Pancras Way, London, NW1 0PE, Camden

Starting salary: £37,638

Job Level and Salary range: Level 4, Zone 1; £37,638 - £43,659 per annum  
Work Location: St Pancras Hospital, 4 St Pancras Way, London NW1 0PE
Hours per week: 36
Contract type: Secondment/Fixed Term Contract - 1 Year
Closing date: Tuesday 24th November 2020 at 23:59

Interviews to be held: TBC
Alternative flexible working options available / open to discussion

About us

Camden is listening to everyone, including you. We’re giving a platform to people inside and outside our community. Because, we’re not just home to the UK’s fast-growing economy. We’re home to the most important conversations happening today. And we’re making radical social change a reality, so that nobody gets left behind. As a Social Worker within the Primary Care Mental Health Network, you’ll help develop a new service across GP surgeries, working in partnership with other NHS, Local Authority and Voluntary Sector providers.

The role

We are looking for a Social Worker who is keen, enthusiastic and passionate about social work and primary care working to join us.

You will enjoy working in a multidisciplinary team alongside social workers, a number of Mental Health practitioners as well as Consultant Psychiatrists and their trainees. You will also have the opportunity to co- work with colleagues from the Tavistock and Portman, Camden MIND Social Prescribing Service and the Hillside Clubhouse Employment Project.

If you are looking for the next step up or new challenge in your Social Care career, then we want to hear from you.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will require an Enhanced DBS.

About you

This role requires you to be a qualified Social Worker and must be registered with Social Work England. Also, to be successful in this role you must be willing to show a commitment to undertake Post Qualifying Courses when relevant.

The successful candidates will be enthusiastic, passionate and committed to work within the recovery model and dedicated to improve the well-being of service users and their carers.  It is essential that you demonstrate the ability to take responsibility for managing your own workload at a high standard and delivering to set deadlines.

You will have experience of building and maintaining effective working relationships at all levels internally and externally to high service standards.

You will also be proficient in using Microsoft Office Packages i.e. PowerPoint and Word, Intermediate Excel. Have excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

Working for Camden

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine how we develop the Primary Care Mental Health Network, and we’ll redefine what a career can be. If that sounds good to you, we’d love to talk.

At Camden, you’ll receive a host of benefits as well as joining a flexible working employer. Click HERE to see full details of our benefits.

Additional information

To view the Job Profile please click HERE

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application you will be required to demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria listed in the Job Profile.

To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

Asking for Adjustments

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people, neurodiverse people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application, interview or assessment process, including providing information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk or post to 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG.

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: SP/20/137392
  • Published: Tue 10/11/2020, 14:30 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 24/11/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Starting salary: £37,638
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St Pancras Hospital, 4 St Pancras Way, London, NW1 0PE, Camden

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