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Duty Worker

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for an experienced Duty Worker in Greater Manchester.

The service is an Adult Community Mental Health Team providing a range of support to service users with mental health problems, including complex symptoms of depression, anxiety, complex psychological difficulties including personality disorder and complex psychosocial needs.

The successful candidate will be part of a multi-disciplinary service that consists of, Community Psychiatric Nurses, Mental Health Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Community Support Workers, Admin Support, Secondary Care Psychological Therapies and Consultant Psychiatrists.

The post holder will coordinate CMHT duty service. This involves management and triage of referrals into service, planning and providing timely assessments and interventions and responding to duty calls from referrers, service users, carer and other providers.

The post holder will manage the referrals and assessments in line with the clinical pathways within the CMHT operational procedure.

Person Specification

  • The successful applicant must be a Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Work England and have recent experience working within Mental Health Services such as CAMHS or Healthy Young Minds.
  • The applicant must be a driver with the use of a car for community positions.
  • Demonstrable Knowledge, skills and experience in evidence-based needs led assessments, of highly complex and co-morbid presentations of children, young people, their families and carers (including deliberate self-harm).
  • Demonstrable Knowledge and skills in evidence based therapeutic interventions relevant to the needs of this client group.

Service Care Solutions Benefits

  • £250 Registration Bonus this is payable after only 150 hours work!
  • Limited Company / PSC Payments via deemed payments.
  • £250 Referral Bonus £250 paid after 150 hours for any newly registered candidates who are referred over.
  • £150 Job Referral Find your own job bonus - Receive £150 for bringing your own position to us, alternatively this also applies if you are not happy with your current agency but settled in your role, we can pay £150 to switch.
  • Fully online and paperless registration
  • FREE Registration Process including Enhanced DBS Check, Occupational Health Appointments, Mandatory and Practical Training, Uniform
  • Dedicated and Experienced One-to-One Specialist Consultant
  • £250 Yearly CPD/Training Allowance/Registration Body Renewal

Interested? Please contact Carly Harrison at Service Care Solutions.