Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Primary Mental Health Worker

Primary Mental Health Worker needed for West Berkshire Council based in Newbury, £32 ltd an hour

Start Date- ASAP

Contract End date- 3 months initially

Hours per week - Full and Part Time available (37 hours pw and 30 hours pw)

Pay rate - £32 ltd an hour

Location - Newbury

Team - Children's Social Care


  • Combination of working at home and going to schools for visits in the Newbury area

  • To offer specialist consultation and advice to the Emotional Health Academy and other associated colleagues on aspects of mental health and wellbeing

  • To identify and respond to serious/urgent risks or concerns and make decisions to escalate referrals to specialist or safeguarding services when required

  • To direct children and their families via Triage and the Emotional Health Workers, to the most appropriate service in order to meet their emotional needs

What is required?

  • Masters level qualification or equivalent experience and post graduate training in a relevant mental health, therapeutic and accredited area (e.g.


  • Experience of working with Children, Families and Schools

  • Experience of working in partnership with other agencies, and multi-disciplinary

  • Experience of working within a community mental health organisation or related field

  • Experience of children's mental health assessment and implementation of a range of low-intensity evidence-based therapeutic interventions

  • Clean full drivers license and own vehicle

  • Enhanced DBS

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;
, A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
, Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!
, An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
, Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

, Payroll service twice a week.

, Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

, Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

, Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

, DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.