Qualified Social Worker (CAMHS)

Updated: Oct 12

Are you a skilled and enthusiastic Social Worker seeking a new challenge where you can make a positive difference? Hillview Hospital are excited to welcome a Social Worker to join our talented multidisciplinary team, with an emphasis on patient contact and face-to-face work with individuals. The successful candidate must have a Social Work qualification and be registered with Social Care Wales.

Hillview Hospital is a Low Secure CAMHS service that provides specialist support for young people with severe and complex mental health conditions aged 13-18 years.

ROLE PURPOSE

  • Carries a caseload of highly complex cases

  • Provides advice and guidance to other staff within the organisation and external agencies including a liaison role with Blaenau Gwent Safeguarding Team.

  • Provide written reports to the Mental Health Review Tribunal, Hospital Managers, and other key professionals

  • Participate in training and development.

  • Provide Safeguarding training.

  • To work in partnership with patients, carers, relatives and other agencies to identify current and future service requirements and contribute to service development within the scope of the role.

  • As a core member of the MDT, facilitate safe and appropriate discharge for patients by co-ordinating the discharge process.

  • Designated Safeguarding Lead within the unit

This will be a challenging yet rewarding role where you will benefit from a positive environment and excellent support from your manager. With support, you’ll be able to develop this role into something that will really help the young people whilst offering you great job satisfaction.

You'll become part of a talented multidisciplinary team, working together, sharing expertise and benefiting from excellent professional development opportunities. All focused on being the best you can be, to deliver CAMH services that really stands out.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to a Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (Formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Benefits:

  • Discounted staff meals

  • Free on-site parking

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Statutory annual leave

  • Training and development

  • Breakaway training certificate

  • Employee Assistant Programme

  • Employee Store Discounts (Perkbox)

  • Statutory sick pay

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent

Salary: £30,000.00-£35,000.00 per year

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent

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