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Adults Social Worker

Job Description

Adults Social Worker

Blackburn & Darwen looking for an experienced Adults Social Worker to join their growing team in the Community Mental Health Team based at Daisyfield Mill. As a social worker, you will be working closely with both health and social care staff to support individuals with serious and enduring mental health conditions, complex care & support needs, including support to their families and carers with the aim to improve mental health and wellbeing and to promote recovery and social inclusion.

Your Responsibilities

  • Complete high-quality assessments and care and support plans
  • Implement the Care Act 2014
  • Manage a realistic caseload using job planning
  • Work autonomously and as part of a multi-disciplinary team ensuring the best outcomes for residents of Blackburn with Darwen
  • Be flexible and responsive to the people you support and your colleagues

Your Qualifications and Skills

  • Registered as a Social Worker with Social Work England
  • At least 2 years plus mental health social work experience, 3 years plus desirable
  • Good working knowledge of the Care Act, Mental Capacity, Safeguarding, Mental Health Act
  • Clean driving licence and access to a car

How to Apply

If you are interested, please call Chris Richardson on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who may be interested and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250!

The benefits of working with SCS:

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
  • Payroll service twice a week.
  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.
  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.
  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
  • DBS disclosures provided via fast-track online services free of charge.