Social Worker

Closing date: 20/02/2020

Reference: REQ102071

37 hours / Temporary

27,905 - 32,878 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

This is an opportunity to work in a specialist Social Work post within the Community Mental Health Team. 

Main duties will include working with individuals with Mental Health problems, and supporting their families and carers. To provide the best possible service outcomes for the client group and support them to reach their full potential and promoting their independence within the local community. 

To fulfil statutory functions as laid out in the Social Services and Wellbeing Act (Wales) 2014 and other relevant legislation pertaining to Mental Health.

It is an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to contribute with the implementation of the Porth Ceredigion Integrated Through Age Services Model.

For further details please contact John Forbes Jones, Team Manager ( Social Care) CMHT Awel Deg on 01559364162  or Emma Thomas 01970 625448

Safeguarding adults at risk is a key priority for us. We aim to support adults at risk to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We acknowledge that adults at risk have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB

Job Description and Person Specification

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cynnal – Specialist Through Age Services

We provide a range of through age specialist support services to the people of Ceredigion.  Our aim is to ensure every individual receives the specialist support they require in order that they can lead safe, healthy and resilient lives.   Our Key functions include:

  • Safeguarding
  • Mental Health
  • Planned Care
  • Substance Misuse
  • Extended Support Services
  • Quality Assurance and Independent Review
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