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Adults & Health - MASH Social Worker

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: 2807
  • Published: Thu 16/05/2024, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 15/06/2024, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: Salary Range: £43,004 - £49,131 (based on experience)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: London

Salary Range: £43,004 - £49,131 (based on experience)
Job Level: Level 4, Zone 1 
Work Location: 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG
Hours per week: 36
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: Sunday 2 June 2024; 23:59
Interviews to be held: TBC
Alternative flexible working options available / open to discussion

Anonymised Application – in keeping with Camden’s commitment to inclusion the recruitment to this role is anonymised and supports the objective of reducing the impact of unconscious bias.

About us 

In Camden, we're not just building a community; we're building the future. A future where everyone can thrive. Our borough is more than just the heart of the UK's dynamic economy; it's a place where the most vital conversations of today are happening. We're committed to fostering radical social change, ensuring that progress leaves no one behind. Here, your efforts contribute directly to creating a brighter future for everyone.

The role

As a valued member of our Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH), your role is pivotal in protecting individuals, as well as their families and support networks. This position involves developing robust, both virtual and in-person, relationships with colleagues and teams across various communities. Your efforts are essential in enhancing the safeguarding outcomes for individuals, ensuring their safety and well-being.

Expertise in Mental Health Social Work is indispensable in our endeavour to improve outcomes for those facing multiple disadvantages. This role enables you to provide comprehensive support to the most vulnerable members of our community, ensuring they receive the care and assistance they genuinely need.

Your mission is to forge lasting relationships, helping people and their networks to build fulfilling lives and maintain mental well-being. Your approach will be strengths-based, recovery-focused, and deeply rooted in the core values of Social Work.

You will also contribute to a culture of shared learning and continuous improvement across our service, championing strengths-based practices.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will require an Enhanced DBS.

About you

The ideal candidate holds a BA, BSc, DIPSW, CQSW, MA in Social Work, or equivalent, and is registered with Social Work England. You will be able to demonstrate a commitment to continuous professional development, actively pursuing qualifications such as the Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP). With previous experience as a Mental Health Social Worker, you will bring a comprehensive understanding of support options, interventions, and resources. Your expertise encompasses relevant legislation and best practices, and exhibit a keen dedication to working with individuals facing multiple disadvantages within our communities. 

Your professional curiosity drives you to constantly learn and grow in your field.

To find out more about what it is like to work at Camden, meet some of our People by visiting 'www.camdenjobs.co.uk/our-stories'.

Working for Camden

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine how we’re supporting people, and we’ll redefine what a career can be.

If that sounds good to you, we’d love to talk.

At Camden, you’ll receive a host of benefits as well as joining a flexible working employer. Visit 'www.camdenjobs.co.uk/staff-benefits' to see full details of our benefits.

Additional information

To view the Job Profile, please CLICK HERE or copy and paste the below URL into your browser: http://camdocs.camden.gov.uk/HPRMWebDrawer/Record/10495705/file/document?inline

To apply for this job please click the "Apply" button. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application you will be required to demonstrate how you meet the role criteria noted in the Job Profile under the “About You” section.

Inclusion and Diversity

We want Camden Council to be a great place to work and to ensure that our communities are represented across our workforce. A vital part of this is ensuring we are a truly inclusive organisation that encourages diversity in all respects, including diversity of thinking. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and those of Other Ethnicities, LGBT+, disabled and neurodiverse communities to make a real difference to our residents so that equalities and justice remains at the heart of everything we do.

To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit 'www.camdenjobs.co.uk/staff-benefits'.

Asking for Adjustments 

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people, neurodiverse people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application, interview or assessment process, including providing information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk or post to 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG

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  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: 2807
  • Published: Thu 16/05/2024, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 15/06/2024, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: Salary Range: £43,004 - £49,131 (based on experience)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: London

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