Service Care Solutions Ltd

Social Worker

Hi, SCS are recruiting for a part-time Social Worker, to work at a low secure mental health service in Orpington.

The role consists of 15 hours p/w (2 7.5 hour days) and offers a salary of £32,000 p/a (FTE)

Your role will be to co-ordinate, negotiate and manage the mandatory processed and procedures to ensure the unit is compliant with current legislation, whilst using your skills, knowledge and understanding of practise to provide a social work service to patients within a secure environment.

Key Duties:

- Contribute to the provision of multi-disciplinary assessments of patients.

- Identify and contribute to the assessment of risk management and public protection.

- To research by obtaining and analysing reports, conduct interviews with patients, family members and community professionals.

- To offer a social work perspective to work with patients and the multi-disciplinary team.

- Maintain accurate and up to date internal statutory records.

- Act as the main contact between relatives, agencies and other official organisations.

What We're looking for:

- A degree level in social work qualification and GSCC (RSW) registration.

- Experience within a forensic, Criminal Justice or mental health setting.

- Astute and competent problem solving skills.


- Shared responsibility for care and operation of equipment.

- Responsibility for the confidentiality, security and accuracy of assigned patient records.

- Role holders will receive regular professional supervision from a senior professional line manager.

(A full driving license is essential and IT literacy)

If interested, please apply through this website, email or call 01772208962 - Thank You!

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