mbi Medical are pleased to be working with Slough Brough Council, who currently have an opportunity for a Qualified Social Worker to join their Mental Health team.
To work within a multidisciplinary team and manage a varyingly complex and diverse caseload of clients to provide appropriate assessments in order to identify levels of need and outcomes required. Develop support plans and service delivery packages for clients in accordance with Council and Departmental Procedures
Facilitate proportionate holistic assessments (including where appropriate self assessments), working with the person, their carer/family and specialist professionals as necessary, in order to identify levels of need and outcomes required which will inform the appropriate level of associated resource to help the person optimize their independence and meet their support needs.
To maintain case records and to adhere to procedures and policies as defined by the Council and Department, and as required by statute, ensuring that all data meets the relevant and stated levels of accuracy, quality and timeliness required.
To ensure ongoing work, care plans and care packages are reviewed in accordance with Departmental policies, contractual agreements and in liaison with appropriate colleagues, partner agencies and service providers.
Ensure that clients are empowered throughout the assessment process and ensure they are at the centre of decision-making in order that opportunities for choice and control over their support arrangements are optimized.
To attend and participate positively in team meetings to promote and integrate responses to service users and to provide value for money services.
To undertake investigations and prepare reports for panels, case conferences and courts as required with specific reference to safeguarding procedures and quality of care requirements.
You will need:
- CQSW, DipSW or equivalent qualification/appropriate experience and ability to undertake professional training.
- Post qualification attainment.
- SWE registered
- Enhanced DBS
- AMHP with Forensic experience
- Full UK driving licence and daily use of a car
- Good working knowledge of the relevant legislations, policies and procedures
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