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Social Worker

Reference

PRI36181

Location

Woodbourne Priory Hospital, 21 Woodbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B17 8BY

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£28,400 pro rata

Hours

15

Job Advert Role Description

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?
We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

Set in the leafy suburb of Edgbaston, close to Birmingham City centre, Priory Hospital Woodbourne is conveniently located for access to the West Midlands motorway network and with very good local public transport links.

 

The hospital provides a diverse range of inpatient services, including acute and psychiatric intensive care for adults aged, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, specialist Eating Disorder (including day care) and private acute and addictions treatment programmes.

 

With 78 beds across 7 wards, our multi-disciplinary teams deliver personalised treatment programmes to our patients and have established an excellent reputation for providing the highest standards of care.

We have a part time Social Worker position available working within our Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), comprising of 2 wards.  Rowan ward is an 8 bed high dependency unit and Mulberry ward is a 14 bed acute admissions unit.  Our patients are aged between 12 to 18 years and require inpatient treatment and care.

 

Candidates will possess a social work degree and hold HCPC registration and have a sound knowledge of the Mental Health Act, Children's Act and Safeguarding.

 

Candidates will have experience working as a qualified practitioner including experience relevant within a mental health setting with CAMHS experience.

 

Candidates will be able to build effective working relationships with patients and their families in order to support their needs throughout admission and at disharge. 

 

Working as part of a full multi-discplinary team, the social worker will contribute to ward rounds, family meeting, case conferences and multi-disciplinary meetings as required.

 

 The Social Worker works alongside a full time social worker and social work assistant, and is managed by the Therapy Services Manager.

 

 

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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

Closing Date

06/04/2020