Social Worker - CAMHS

Location Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, England
Salary £35.37 - £37.87 per hour
We are looking for a Social Worker to act as the key link between CAMHS and Intake and Assessment Team. You will help advise and assist CAMHS team members on matters relating to Children’s services and Safeguarding issues. Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) aims to help young people up to the age of 18 who are finding it hard to manage their emotional and psychological health, and who are suffering with acute, chronic and severe mental health problems. You will be part of safety planning/discharging planning working in a multidisciplinary, person centred way. Intake and Assessment is a fast paced and exciting team, due to Cardiff’s demography the work is diverse, challenging and progressive. Practitioners undertake Well-being and S47 assessments and provide short term interventions supporting families to increase safety within the home. Social Workers hold cases for a short period of time, transferring long term work at the first planning meeting. Candidates to have experience of worker child protection cases. Candidates will be required to undertake duty work and therefore will need to be in easy reach of Cardiff for the role. Immediate start available.