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Senior Social Worker

Band 7

Main area
Adult Mental Health
Band 7
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Cygnet House, Old College Court, Priory Street, Ware, SG12 0DE
£33,222 - £43,041 per annum
27/03/2019 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.

An exciting opportunity for the post of Senior Social Worker has become vacant within Mental Health Services in East Hertfordshire.

You will promote, lead and act in accordance with the principles of personalisation, working to promote wellbeing, and enabling individual’s rights to choice and control, leading social care for the Adult Mental Health Service across East Hertfordshire.

You will ensure that practice within your team is responsive, inclusive and community based with a clear focus on outcomes and bring your professional expertise to your work with complex cases.

You will be expected to give robust, consistent expert social care practice advice in partnership with other specialist senior social care colleagues. You will either be an AMHP or will train as an AMHP.

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

You will need to be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

For full details please refer to the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

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

Mrs Isabel Worsley - 07827872577