Location Rochford, Essex
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £24 per hour
Reference ELB6MR06_1560523025
Date posted June 14, 2019

Maxxima Nursing Team is currently seeking an experienced Band 6 Qualified Social Worker to fill a full time role in Rochford, Essex. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of community mental health social work practices within an NHS or social services setting.

The pay rate for this locum Band 6 Qualified Social Worker job is £24.00 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 3 month contract with potential for extension.

In this role, you will be based within an NHS First Response Team, where you will carry out the assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care for service users with complex mental health needs who are referred to the Community Mental Health Team and require short term treatment (up to 6 months) they will hold a caseload for a period of time dependant on patient's needs.

In addition, you will be a member of a multi-disciplinary team and work in close co-operation with hospital based and primary health care based professionals. You will be responsible for the maintenance of standards of care within the Community Mental Health Team and actively participate in the training and education of staff seconded to the service. Finally you will also be responsible for ensuring that an integrated service is provided to their clients and ensure that a good inter-disciplinary working environment is maintained.

Requirements of the Band 6 Qualified Social Worker role:

- You must be a Registered Qualified Social Worker with a current HCPC registration
- You must have experience within an NHS Community Mental Health Team
- You must be a driver with access to your own vehicle

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Band 6 Qualified Social Worker position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.