Social Worker

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Social Worker to work in an exceptional hospital within the Gainsborough, Lincolnshire area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This hospital is a low secure unit for men with mental illnesses and personality disorders.

They provide a full treatment pathway for those requiring rehabilitation and they focus on patients learning new skills, embedding these in everyday life, and maintaining the skills that are necessary for community living


*Must be HCPC registered, experienced or new qualified will be considered



As a Social Worker your key duties include:

  • You will deliver high quality, safe care, ensuring consistently high standards of practice, which comply with Social Work England Code of Practice

  • Co-ordinate, negotiate and manage the mandatory processes and procedures to ensure the unit's compliance with current legislation and statutory regulation

  • Taking appropriate action to maintain a humanistic and compassionate ethos whilst working with complex situations of social need and risk, including balancing competing views and rights

  • Working with the Multi-Disciplinary Team to deliver person centered care in a collaborative way, focusing on personalisation and recovery and supporting individuals to make positive, self-directed change

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • Good working knowledge of the relevant legislation

  • Understand and champion the social perspective on mental health

  • Able to show a can-do attitude always

  • Promote good communication skills written and verbally

The successful Social Worker will receive an excellent salary of £30,000 per annum.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave pro rata (excluding bank holidays)

  • A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Free meals and parking on site whilst on duty

Reference ID: 5423

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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