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Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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Social Worker - Adult Mental Health

Vacancy Id:
£25,951 - £37,306 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
Grade J-M (Additional Grade payable for AMHP Status) It is anticipated that an appointment will be made at Grade J-L to maintain a skills balance within the team. Starting salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Contract Details:
Temporary until 15/04/2019
Contract Hours:
37 hours per week
The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check
Interview Date:
Job Description:
An opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to primarily work within Services for Older People - Mental Health providing assessments to clients over the age of 65 with severe and enduring mental health problems.

You will be required to be responsible for a caseload as directed and work within legislative frameworks to deliver a high standard of care to users and carers of the service.

AMHP experience would be useful, but not essential and the ability to carry out assessment under Mental Health Act 1983 with good risk/needs assessment skills.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

Please ensure you refer to the essential and desirable criteria detailed in the Person Specification when completing your application as they are used to select candidates for interview.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Mike Myring, Team Manager, on 01642 737321.

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

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008585 Social Worker - Adult Mental Health.pdf