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Social Worker CMHT

Bolton Council
Bolton, Greater Manchester
H scp 27 £35,745 to scp 31 £39,186
Closing date
11 Dec 2023

This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified, or soon to be qualified, social worker to join the Community Mental Health Team in Bolton, that provide a comprehensive multi-disciplinary service.

Bolton CMHT is an integrated health and social care service that strives to deliver a recovery focused, trauma informed, needs based service for people with severe and enduring mental health conditions. We are a friendly and supportive MDT team who value working with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures. The Functional CMHT’s are part of Bolton Division of Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust and provide a comprehensive multi-disciplinary service to people aged 18 years and above. We therefore welcome flexible and creative working to meet the needs of the people we support.

As a Social Worker within the Bolton CMHT, you will assess service users using identified assessments, risk assessments and undertake the role of Care Coordinator in line with CPA process. You will have a defined complex caseload which could consist of people who are on the Assertive Outreach pathway and will be expected to work proactively and flexibly within a multi-disciplinary team model. You will also be part of the extended hours service, which would include weekends and bank holidays working on a rota basis. We would welcome the opportunity to discuss this role with you. 

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About You

We are looking for individuals who are flexible, creative, committed, and able to adapt positively to change. You should also be able to work effectively taking a holistic approach to assessment and treatment.

Be able to work in partnership with service users and their carer’s promoting independence and recovery of people with serious and enduring mental health difficulties. You will need to be able to work effectively as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, respecting the input of all the disciplines and professionals within this.

About Us

This is your opportunity to join us at an exciting time as we have strong ambitions for the borough. 

Bolton is a great place to work. We are a welcoming organisation that wants to contribute to a place where people feel active, connected and prosperous. We are passionate about improving the outcomes and experience of Bolton people. We want Bolton to be a vibrant place built on strong cohesive communities, successful businesses and healthy, engaged residents.

As an employer we want to thank our employees for their hard work and commitment, by giving them the opportunity to access a range of exclusive rewards and benefits, including

discounts and exclusive gym membership prices and salary sacrifice schemes. In addition, we offer a generous annual leave allowance, flexible work opportunities, access to a Pension Scheme, as well as a range of employee wellbeing and support services. 

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