Social Worker - Adult Mental Health

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/11/2021 23:59
£27,741 - £36,922
AMHP Allowance
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Post Number:
POS004883 & POS004892
Number of posts:
Closing date:
5 Nov
Further Information

Stockton-On-Tees Adult Mental Health Social Work Team has an opportunity for a Social Worker to join the team, working with individuals experiencing severe and enduring mental health disorders and their families and/or carer.

The Adult Mental Health Social Work Team is located at Wessex House, Preston Farm Industrial Estate, Stockton on Tees

We are committed to promoting independence, choice and control and promoting Self Directed Support where people are eligible for social care services.

You will need to have an understanding of the needs of people with mental disorders and their carers and have an enabling person-centred approach, which promotes independence. The key responsibilities of this role is to manage a complex case load and to undertake AMHP duties.

In return we offer continuous professional development, regular supervision and annual appraisal.

Due to the requirement of frequent travel between venues across the Borough, a full driving licence and access to a motor vehicle is required for this role.

This role requires flexibility to work contracted hours over a 7-day period from 7am-7pm, to meet the needs of the service.

Government legislation stipulates that all persons working within a care home must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (subject to medical exemption) from 11th November 2021.

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, Gillian Garry, Team Manager on 01642 528668 or Amanda Povey Lead AMHP on 01642 528489

Please note
This job is closed for applications.