Social Worker Mental Health Team Guernsey - Guernsey

Recruiter
Direct Medics
Location
Guernsey
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
£31 - £47 per Hour with travel and discounted accommodation


An excellent opportunity has come available for a social worker in the Guernsey for 3 months in the first instance with a likely extension.
Duties:

Under the direction of the Team Leader, provide specific social work/psychiatric interventions to allocated service users and their relatives within a defined area.

To undertake the duties of an Approved Social Worker (ASW) as required by The Mental Health
(Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2010 and to take part in an Islands wide rota in the carrying out of Approved Social Worker duties.

Liaise with GP’s, FME’s and Psychiatrists; develop and maintain multi-disciplinary and multi-agency working.

Provide a high quality, comprehensive community social work service to allocated service users,relatives and carers.

Assess care needs, develop, implement and evaluate programmes of care.

Manage and carry out continuing responsibility for a defined caseload of allocated service users.

To participate in the out of hours on call rota for ASW’s.





Experience a beautiful island life with the full support of Direct Medics during your registration and placement.