Social Worker - Mental Health - Standard (Grade 8)

Location Lancashire, England
Salary £12.91 - £15.00 per hour
An exciting opportunity has arisen for Social Workers to join our Mental Health Service based in sites across Lancashire. These posts will be used to support the services' efforts in supporting discharges from wards in a safe and timely manner. As part of this team you will complete social care assessments, support plans and reviews designed to support the delivery of a coordinated response to individual's needs. The team works in partnership with all internal and external professionals involved in assessment and service provision, e.g. Health, police, housing etc. including Court work when required. This role is on a contract working 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday. We will offer you good team support, regular supervision, opportunities to build on existing skills and knowledge, great staff benefits, generous annual leave entitlements and the opportunity to flourish as part of an exciting, well established team that is looking to bring real benefits to a key part of Lancashire County Council's Adult Social Care Service. Skills and Experience Social Work England Registration Experience in a relevant field of practice Please see the attached Role Profile for further requirements You must be registered (SWE) to be appointed as a Social Worker or have applied to register with the Social Care Council. For Social Worker/Care Manager positions where non social worker qualifications are accepted, registration is not required and you will be appointed as a Care Manager.