qualified social worker in oldham

job type
£ 25 per hour
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job details

oldham, north west
job category
social care
job type
working hours
£ 25 per hour
Mental Health
reference number
0330 024 8775
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job description

Randstad is currently recruiting for an exciting new role as a social worker to join a Community Mental Health Team based in Bolton. This contract will run for 6 months with the possibility of extension.

The successful candidate will be responsible for;

* Assessments of need including risk assessments, psychological and social assessments; MHA; Best Interests and Mental Capacity Act Assessments.
* Psychosocial interventions in Schizophrenia
* Social care assessment and planning
* Substance misuse/ referral to appropriate services
* Relapse prevention
* Family Intervention Work
* Social interventions in obtaining resources for individual development

In order to be considered for this role, you must have the following;

* Good knowledge of the Care Act 2014 and Mental Capacity Act
* Have minimum 2 Years experience within a Community Social Work Team setting
* A Degree/Diploma in Social work
* HCPC registration & valid DBS
* Access to your own vehicle and up to date business car insurance

You'll also need:

* Prepared to work flexibly outside normal working hours in accordance with service requirements, on a regular basis.
* Good decision-making skills.
* Ability to make assessments and recommendations.
* Willingness to work as part of a team and partake in a duty system.

At Randstad we are able to offer:

* Competitive pay rates.
* Reliable weekly payroll.
* Dedicated one to one consultant.
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your experience.
* Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per successful candidate referral.

If you're interested in this role, get in touch today!

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


be able to manage challenging situations



educational requirements

BA in social work