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Social Worker ( Mental Health)

SCP 32-39 + 4 additional increments

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Housing and Adult Social Services
SCP 32-39 + 4 additional increments
Full Time 35 hours per week
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Islington Assertive Outreach Team, 4, Greenland Road
£31,953-£38,007 pa + up to 4 increments for AMPH
02/07/2017 23:59

Social Worker ( Mental Health)

SCP 32 – 39 £31,953 - £38,007 p.a. plus additional benefit worth up £3,711 if warranted and approved by Islington council as an Approved Mental health professional.

Islington is a busy, vibrant and diverse inner city borough in North London.

We are looking for a qualified and HCPC Registered Social Worker who is an Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) to join Islington Council as part of the Camden and Islington Mental Health Foundation Trust Recovery and Rehabilitation Service for Psychosis.

You will be working in the Islington Assertive Outreach Team. We work with adults from 18 years, who are living with a severe mental disorder and complex needs. Our aim is to promote improvement in symptom recovery, social inclusion, and physical wellbeing.

The role will require you to work in a multi-disciplinary team with colleagues from the Mental Health Foundation Trust. We deliver recovery–focused clinical interventions to provide integrated social and mental health care to our service users, and carers.

The service has a commitment to professional development and supervision. We can offer you the opportunity to work within a challenging service environment, and to further develop your professional skills in a supportive team.

The benefits of this post include:

Islington AMHP additional benefit payment worth up to £3,711, professional development opportunities, regular reflective supervision, practice evaluation, good pension scheme and generous holidays, flexible working arrangements and an experienced management team.

Team is based at: Islington Assertive Outreach Team, 4, Greenland Road, London NW1 0AS

Closing date: Sunday 2 July 2017 at 23:59
Interview and test date: To be confirmed

For informal discussions please contact team manager Candy Klotnick 02033176590, or service manager Maggie Fuller 02033174850

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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