Social Worker - Adults Mental Health Team
Pixel Personnel
England, London, Ilford, United Kingdom
21h ago
source : Community Care Jobs

Pixel Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join our clients Adults Mental Health Team based in Redbridge, London.

Excellent rates of pay on offer up to £28 per hour (Umbrella). Full time hours based on 36 per week.

The primary purpose of this role is to :

  • Undertake complex, holistic, person-centred assessments, care and support planning and reviews of people and carers with a range of complex needs, working within an integrated team using a multi-disciplinary framework.
  • Expert understanding of the legal social care framework and all relevant policies and procedures.
  • Undertake the legal and statutory duties of the post as required by the Care Act, Mental Capacity Act, Mental Health Act and any other relevant legislation.
  • Provide a person-centred service which enables people to optimise and maximise their abilities, by utilising a strengths-based model and whole family approach to all interventions.
  • Support people to maintain their independence, within their homes and by utilising support in the local community and their own personal networks.
  • To pro-actively support and work collaboratively with health colleagues
  • To ensure people receive the required health and social care support within the community, are discharged from hospital within agreed timeframes with appropriate support mechanisms in place, prevent hospital admission and pro-actively work with the principles of admission avoidance.
  • Manages the allocation of resources required to maintain independence through the use of Personal Budgets and explores all options that are available to people.
  • Develop and maintain high professional standards, within your role and service and promote integrated working methods within the service.
  • Take the lead in representing your team in working groups to develop service and practice improvements.
  • Actively contribute to maintaining quality standards, and ensure self and staff development is maintained.
  • To assist Redbridge Council and North East London Foundation Trust to fulfil their duties and responsibilities in relation to The Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberties, Safeguarding and all other appropriate legislation
  • Social Worker Requirements :

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with vulnerable Adults
  • Experience of completing MCA's
  • Knowledge of The Care Act 2014, Metal Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberties, Safeguarding and all other appropriate legislation.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Registered social worker with Social Work England
  • Benefits of working with Pixel :

  • Your own dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • Recommend a friend scheme - Receive £300 per successful referral*
  • Secure your own role Scheme - Receive £350 for finding or bringing your own position to Pixel Personnel*
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed for free upon registering
  • If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities Pixel Personnel have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 01920 898 704 or email your CV to us at

  • Terms and conditions are applicable to the recommend a friend and secure your own role scheme.
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