Band 6 CPN/ Social worker or Occupational Therapist
|Area||Bedfordshire, EnglandLondon, EnglandHertfordshire, England|
|Sector||Interim Appointments - NHSQualified Social Workers AdultsQualified Social Workers Adults - DisabilitiesQualified Social Workers Adults - Mental Health Qualified Social Workers ChildrenQualified Social Workers Children - Young People & Leaving CareQualified Social Workers Children - Children & Disabilities Community Mental HealthCommunity Mental Health - Occupational Therapy|
|Salary||£25 - £30 per hour|
we are recruiting for a busy yet friendly Crisis team based in Hertfordshire who are looking for an exceptional Social Worker, CPN or Occupational Therapist to come and join their service at band 6 level. The role will include carrying out Community assessments of high risk, acutely disturbed patients requiring time limited decision making to assess, identify appropriate treatment and/or admit to hospital. This is a fast paced team so would require someone who has worked within a similar team previously.
You will be a Care Coordinator (QSW, CPN, OT) with at least 6 months experience in a similar role and be able to work under pressure and deal with challenging behaviour whilst keep the clients needs as the focus of your work.
You will have had some recent experience working with an NHS within a Mental Health setting as a Social Worker, CPN, Occupational Therapist. You will be fully HCPC / NMC registered and ideally have a current DBS (within 12 months) however Caritas will carry one out on your behalf.
The case load is approx 35 service users, which you will also recieve support of Band 4 and 5 staff, The role will be to carry out assessment of the first episode of psychosis service users before signposting or referring them on.
If you are an interested Social Worker,CPN please send an expression of interest and your CV to Daniel at Caritas - 02074568999 d.Corns@caritas-recruitment.com
Caritas Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.