Location Cambridgeshire
Job type Temporary
Salary £28 per hour
Reference 23573
Date posted August 12, 2020
Older People's Mental Health – Cambridgeshire – Mental Health Services
Location: Cambridgeshire
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time 

Maxxima are currently recruiting for Older People's Mental Health to fill a Temporary/Full Time role in Cambridgeshire. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of Adults Services and have significant post qualified experience.
Seconded into Cambridgeshire's Older People's Mental Health service, working alongside the Neighbourhood Teams as well as the Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment team for older people ensuring that people eligible for consideration under either the Mental Health Act or Care Act have a strengths- based consideration of their wellbeing that also addresses their needs. It involves sometimes complex joint work with statutory and private partners to ensure the client’s views are at the centre of all decision-making.
The key role of the post holder will be to complete social needs assessments and, if appropriate work with people to create support plans and apply for formal support if appropriate. There may also be requests to undertake Mental Capacity Act assessments and to complete social care reviews.
Clients can be anywhere in South and East Cambs. Staff members within the team are ordinarily working from home due to the impact of covid-19. There is an expectation that the post holder will be able to assess clients in person where required and if alternatives are not available. Appropriate PPE will be provided to this end. In line with Public Health England guidance face to face contact with clients and colleagues is currently minimised where possible to prevent infection.

This role is Monday to Friday, working 37 hours per week
The pay rate for this Older People's Mental Health role is up to £28 per hour umbrella. 
If you are interested in this Older People's Mental Health apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Social Work team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?
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