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Senior Social Worker – Adults - AMHP
Location: Chelmsford Essex
Salary:£189.80 per day
Date: 27 Jul 2020


BBS Recruitment is currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Social Worker Adults AMHP in a temporary position for our client. The successful candidate will be a proactive and hardworking individual with prior experience within a role.
Job title
This role is based within the Adults Mental Health Team based in Chelmsford. Candidates need to have strong experience as a Qualified AMHP Social Workers and able to start As soon as possible. The individual through effective practice, should be moving towards a transformational shift from a focus on long-term care support, to a model with four key principles: - prevention; early intervention; enablement and safeguarding.
This will enable people, their families and carers to access information and tools, live healthily and independently and for our function an opportunity to respond pro-actively to growing service demand in a sustainable way, within the financial constraints of the Council.
Service/Functional Accountabilities
Assess complex social care needs and provide support to vulnerable adults, which enable them to live healthily and independently.
Work collaboratively building effective relationships with internal and external partnerships and stakeholders, and the voluntary sector to assist children and vulnerable people in gaining support for inclusivity from within the community.
Accountable for conducting assessments and plan responses to safeguard a child or vulnerable adult include intervention as required.
Develop a client centric approach which enables early intervention and prevention and increases independence.
Pro-actively influences in a range of planning, decision making and case discussions inter-agency.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
Educated to degree level i.e. Diploma or degree in social work, CQSW, CSS or equivalent. Current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a registered social worker
Evidence of continuing professional development and demonstrable capability of practice in accordance with current professional standards e.g. professional capability framework, knowledge and skills statement.
· Experience as a Qualified AMHP Social Worker
· Enhanced DBS
· 5 years references
· Start date: 13.07.2020
· Hours: 37 per week