Social Worker

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Social Worker to work in an exceptional hospital based in the Hassocks, West Sussex area.

As the Social Worker you will be working for one of UK's leading healthcare providers


This hospital offers high quality care to patients across a range of service lines including low secure, PICU, locked rehabilitation (Personality Disorder) and acute


As the Social Worker your key responsibilities include:

·         Identifying and contribute to the assessment and management of risk, whilst balancing the need for public protection

·         Offering a Social Work perspective to work with patients and the multi-disciplinary team, highlighting and challenging discriminatory structures and practices where identified

·         Acting as the main contact between relatives, agencies and other official organisations taking a lead in negotiations and communications regarding patients, co-ordinating multi agency liaison

·         Assisting and supports regional management in developing and implementing new services

·         To act as Appropriate Adult (under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act) for patients when required


The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

·         Registration with GSCC (RSW)

·         Detailed knowledge and understanding of current legislation

·         Experience within a similar setting (forensic, criminal justice or mental health)

·         Able to show a can-do attitude always

·         Excellent communication skills


The successful Social Worker will receive an excellent salary of £33,200 pro rata.

This exciting position is a Part Time role working 15 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

·         25 days annual leave pro rata (excluding bank holidays)

·         Opportunities for further career development

·         Health cash plan and Life Assurance

·         A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

·         Employee Assistance Programme

·         Flexible benefits (including preferential rates and access to schemes such as gym membership, IT, shopping discounts)

·         Free meals and parking on site whilst on duty


To be considered for this position you must have a Degree level Social Work qualification

Reference ID: 4624

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Peter Fit on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £33,200 pro rata
  • Location: Hassocks, West Sussex
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 4624
  • Posted: 2021-04-30 16:36:02 -

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