17 May

Mental Health Social Worker Jobs Vacancy at London Borough Brent London

Position
Mental Health Social Worker
Company
London Borough Brent
Location
London ENG
Opening
17 May, 2018 30+ days ago

London Borough Brent London urgently required following position for Mental Health Social Worker. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

Follow the online directions, complete all the necessary fields, and provide all relevant information so your application is submitted correctly. When you click the 'Apply this Job' button (open in new window) you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details, respond to employment-related questions, and show how you meet the key selection criteria.

Mental Health Social Worker Jobs Vacancy at London Borough Brent London Jobs Details:

An exciting opportunity to join the newly configured mental health service in Brent and be part of a multi-disciplinary Community Mental Health Team based in Kilburn
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
The Post
This position will be based in the CMHT serving the Borough of Brent serving a diverse population of service users with mental health needs. Mental Health Services in Brent are provided in integrated teams managed by Central North West London Mental Health Trust in partnership with the Local Authority. The Mental Health Teams have recently been updated to reflect a recovery based approach to working with service users to enhance their recovery and wellbeing. The duties include comprehensive assessments of need and care planning to address health and social need in a collaborative and empowering manner. As a Care Coordinator you will sit alongside other Social Workers, Community Psychiatric Nurses and Occupational Therapists. The role is supported by support workers, employment specialists and peer support workers working together to improve service users lives.

Social Care is firmly embedded in the Community Mental Health Teams and social workers have a clear identity supported by Senior Social Work staff within the team and Social Work forums. Social Work expertise is highly valued within the multi-disciplinary team and opportunities for training and development are available both through the Local Authority and the Trust.
The Person
The ideal candidate will be a social worker with experience of working within Mental Health Services who is committed to the Recovery model and skilled in assessment and care planning. The candidate will be an effective team player who will contribute a clear social care perspective to the expertise within the team. S/he will be skilled at building effective working relationships with service users, families and carers and working within a framework of collaboration and support to recognise and build on strengths and assets.

The candidate will be confident in prioritising work and responding flexibly to changing situations, s/he will work effectively within the Care Programme Approach framework to review service user need and work towards clear goals and outcomes.
Closing Date: 03 June 2018 (23:00)
Assessment & Interview Date: tbc
Additional Information
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.

Applications are particularly welcome from people with a disability as they are under represented across the council.

We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Before you join Brent Council, you will need to provide your National Insurance (NI) number and undergo a Home Office Standard I.D. check.

All successful applicants will be required to apply for a Enhanced and barred from working with adults DBS Disclosure.

Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.


Jobs Vacancy Related to Mental Health Social Worker:

07Aug

Rehabilitation Practitioner Jobs Vacancy at Navigo Cic Ltd Grimsby. Navigo Cic Ltd Grimsby opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Rehabilitation Practitioner position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 07 Aug, 2018. NAViGO Health and Social Care CIC provide health and social care services to a population of 158,000. Glowing Community Mental Health Survey results for 2016.... ... Continue reading -->


13Aug

Social Worker Mental Health Jobs Vacancy at Greater Manchester Mental Health Nhs Foundation Trust Manchester. Greater Manchester Mental Health Nhs Foundation Trust Manchester opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Social Worker Mental Health position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 13 Aug, 2018. We are looking to recruit social workers to Central West Community Mental Health team. A Band 6 Social Worker Post has become available within Community Mental... ... Continue reading -->

08Aug

Youth Justice Case Officer Jobs Vacancy at Tower Hamlets London. Tower Hamlets London opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Youth Justice Case Officer position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 08 Aug, 2018. (To include but not limited to neglect, sexual exploitation, family violence , gang association, substance misuse ,special educational needs, homelessness,... ... Continue reading -->


27Jul

Qualified Social Worker Jobs Vacancy at Bournemouth Borough Council Bournemouth. Bournemouth Borough Council Bournemouth opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Qualified Social Worker position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 27 Jul, 2018. The Older Persons CMHT is made up of psychiatrists, community mental health nurses and social workers. A post has arisen in Bournemouth Older Persons Community... ... Continue reading -->


15Jun

Social Worker Grade The Huntercombe Hospital Stafford Jobs Vacancy at The Huntercombe Group . The Huntercombe Group opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Social Worker Grade The Huntercombe Hospital Stafford position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 15 Jun, 2018. We at Huntercombe Group are looking for a Social Worker to work as a care co-ordinator or associate worker (where applicable) with individuals who have serious... ... Continue reading -->