An exciting opportunity has arisen for the permanent post of Advanced Social Work Practitioner in the adult Specialist Team North. The team is a mix of qualified and unqualified staff carrying out Assessments, Reviews, safeguarding adults, community DOLs for adults with a diagnosed learning disability, autistic spectrum disorder, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and vulnerable adults under 65 years of age. The post will include leading on Transforming Care of adults with a learning disability and/or autism who are currently in hospital under the Mental Health Act.
The role requires a confident individual who can continue to build on the positive close working relationships with the Barnsley Clinical Commissioning Group, Hospital Managers and Care Providers.
The role also includes sharing management responsibilities with the Manager and other Advanced Social Work Practitioner by undertaking supervision, authorising care plans, allocating work, acting as a Safeguarding manager, providing advice, support and direction to team members. However, the main duties will be monitoring and supporting staff with Transforming Care.
Successful applicants with AMHP or/and BIA status would be encouraged and supported to continue with this.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.