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Senior Social Worker




Priory Hospital Roehampton, Priory Lane, Roehampton, SW15 5JJ

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


up to £45,000


37.5 hours per week

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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.

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We are looking for a qualified Senior Social Worker to work directly with the Adults and CAMHS patients within the Hospital, and to support with the management of safeguarding
Priory Hospital Roehampton is situated next to Richmond Park in South West London, conveniently located 15 minutes from central London by train.
Roehampton has seven wards with a wide range of specialisms – CAMHS acute and private CAMHS, Eating Disorders (CAMHS and adults), Addictions, and private acute services for adults. All of our wards are rated ‘good’ by the CQC and our hospital has an overall ‘good’ rating. Now is a great time to join us in our journey to ‘outstanding’.
We benefit from having established MDTs on our wards, with consultants who are leaders in their specialisms.
Priory is the largest private behavioural health provider in the UK, with around 350 services across adult care and mental health. We strive for excellence and although most of our sites are rated as Good or Outstanding by the CQC, we always strive to do better. Putting our people first is central to our values.  This includes the people we support and their families as well as our dedicated staff making a difference everyday.  

To support and lead on safeguarding services concerns within the hospital.
To provide safeguarding advice to consultants, staff and patients. 
To liaise directly with external agencies such as police, local authorities, community mental health teams when safeguarding referrals are needed.
A degree in Social Work is essential for this role
Must have full registration with Social Work England



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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.


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.

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