Social Worker-Adults Mental Health

Location Shropshire
Salary £25.00 - £28.10 per hour
As a Peripatetic Social Worker you will be working with vulnerable adults/ older adults with physical and mental health needs who are at risk and require skilled Social Work support. As a member of the Peri Team you will be an experienced Social Worker able to undertake and complete assessments and short term interventions from duty. Examples could include: Completing Mental Capacity Act assessments and Best Interest decisions alongside safeguarding to support people to return home from Hospital. The role is varied, interesting, community and/or Hospital based.
You will be managed under the Professional Development Team and complete work to address the pressures of a particular team that you are placed in for a number of weeks and move between Hospital discharge and Adult Social Care teams.