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Social Worker with Recruitment Incentive

Band 6

Main area
Adult Mental Health
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
367-EAN-3122
Site
Centenary House, Grammar School Walk, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1JN
Town
North Hertfordshire
Salary
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum
Closing
26/07/2019 23:59

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire, which you can find below. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form. 

http://hpft.recruitforvalues.com/

We can offer you a competitive salary, staff benefits package and excellent career development and training that comes from working for Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust . In addition to this you will receive a payment of £3,500* as a Golden Hello for joining our Trust. T&C’s apply, new employees only.

An exciting opportunity for the post of Social Worker has become available within North Hertfordshire Adult Community Mental Health Services.

You will have experience of working in a community based setting. You will be responsible for the delivery of care to an allocated caseload of clients living in the Community experiencing, or recovering from, mental health difficulties.

You will provide direct support and advice to Service Users (Adults of all ages) and Carers, within the recovery framework, embracing the individual right to choice and control. You will ensure that appropriate health and social care services are commissioned as required. You will also assess, identify and evaluate Client’s needs through comprehensive assessments, reviews, care planning and CPA in conjunction with other professionals.

You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary Team, working in partnership with a range of stakeholders inside and outside of the Trust.

You will also carry out AMHP duties or be willing to undertake AMHP Training.

The postholder will be required to demonstrate their knowledge of the relevant legislation, theory and policy in relation to the care group.

Please refer to the attached Job Description and Person Specification for full details.

Trust IDStonewall equality policy. Equality and justice for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people.Mindful employer.  Being positive about mental health.Age positiveDisability confident committed

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Ms Karen Howard at The Letchworth Wellbeing Centre on 01462 417790.