QSW 5 days Community Mental Health Team Powys

Randstad Care
Llandrindod Wells
21.75 GBP Hourly
05 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type

Social Worker - Community Mental Health Team - Powys Social Services - Llandrindod Wells

A Qualified Social Worker is required on a 5 day week basis to join Powys Social Services to fulfil an initial 12 week contract based in the Gwalia, Llandod whilst permanent recruitment is being undertaken. The pay rate for this position will be GBP30 Umbrella company.

Duties and responsibilities of this position will include:

-To carry out the process of MHA assessments, consistent with legal and statutory


-To identify the least restrictive options and to act as an autonomous professional, consistent with the mental health legislation and associated Codes of Practice.

-To engage and support Nearest Relatives when undertaking statutory work.

-To provide support and advice to colleagues in relation to statutory work; including Community Treatment Orders, Guardianship, Mental Health Tribunals and MCA issues

In order to apply for this position, the following are essential criteria:

-Social Work qualification

-Care Council for Wales registration

-Enhanced DBS disclosure

-Car driver

Benefits of working for Randstad Care Cardiff include:

-Dedicated consultant for your assignment

-Local office

-Master Vendor to 8 Local Authorities in South Wales which means you will be the first to find out about new vacancies; ahead of your competition who are registered with alternative agencies

Randstad Care is the UK's largest Health & Social Care specialist recruitment provider. With more than 60 years' experience helping Social Workers find their ideal roles, Randstad Care is ideally positioned to help candidates find their perfect job. If you are interested in this position or to hear of other vacancies Randstad Care Cardiff currently have available, please contact Sarah Leigh at Randstad Care Cardiff today on .

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.