The Older Adult Community Mental Health Team is looking to recruit a social worker who has experience of working with Older Adults and or Older Adults with Mental Illness.
Prior experience of working within the CPA framework and Recovery model is desirable.
The post holder will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team covering the Bolton area
We are seeking to recruit a specialist social worker who will, in conjunction with multidisciplinary team members from Greater Manchester West Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, provide advice and consultation, assessment and support to carers, staff, voluntary and independent sector organisations who provide care to Older Adults with Organic and Functional Mental Disorders within Bolton.
The post holder will be a member of a M.D.T providing expert advice to promote independence and ensure appropriate provision of treatment and care.
The post holder will work within the CPA process and Recovery model in addition to the Council’s personalisation agenda.
The service operates 365 days per year therefore the post holder will be required to work weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis
AMHP qualification is desirable but not essential. The successful candidate must be willing to undertake AMHP training.
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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS with check of relevant barred list is therefore required for this post.
This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English as per the person specification.