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Locum Qualified Social Worker Community Mental Health

The Social Care Community Partnership



£18.31 - £32/hour pension, holiday pay, expenses, negotiab


Posted: 14/10/2021

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Social Worker (Community Mental Health Team) - Temporary Full Time Contract (3 Months +)

Based within Edinburgh we are looking for 2 Qualified Social Workers to provide assessment and care management services to people with mental health difficulties. You must hold a BA (Hons) in Social Work or equivalent and be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council. Applications from Mental Health Officers and Practice Teachers are desirable. .

It is essential you have experience in assessment and care management; working in a multi-disciplinary setting and familiar with local authority systems and processes.and previous experience of using AIS and SWIFT is desirable. You must have effective interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to prioritise your workload; work as part of a team as well as on your own; use various IT packages; have good assessment and writing skills; able to organise and deliver care management responsibilities and must be reliable and able to act on your own initiative. You must have a flexible approach; be highly motivated and committed to social work values.

Newly Qualified Social Workers with relevant experience working within a community mental health team setting will also be considered.

You must be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made.

To apply for this post please simply click apply and submit an up to date CV or for more information and a confidential discussion about these positions please contact Steve More on (phone number removed).

The Social Care Community Partnership is an equal opportunities employer and has recently been awarded the Scotland Excel Contract - the only specialist Social Work recruitment agency to supply personnel to all 32 Local Authorities in Scotland. As a general rule we offer PAYE contracts to all Locum staff we employ which means that you are paid directly through our agency and are covered by our own insurances negating the need to use a third party payroll provider. In addition to this there are no fees to pay for payroll services or insurances and contractors accrue holiday pay on top of their hourly rate and are auto enrolled into our pension scheme. The Social Care Community Partnership also has Investors in People Gold Award Status.


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