Social Worker/Safeguarding Lead | CAMHS Unit

Location: Sevenoaks  |  Kent  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Alex Foden
Job Reference: 32681
Salary: £30000 - £33000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Social Worker/Safeguarding Lead – CAMHS Unit

Sevenoaks, Kent

£30,000 – £33,000

As a qualified and experience Mental Health Social Worker, you’ll provide the appropriate level of support to service users and their families.

About the role:

  • Be responsible for developing and monitoring the response to safeguarding, including effective reporting in a timely manner
  • Develop systems to track safeguarding referrals and outcomes
  • Act as link practitioner with local agencies to support collaboration and shared resources
  • Provide safeguarding supervision to staff
  • Lead on the review and dissemination of learning from complex cases
  • Influence the understanding of staff in regards to statutory requirements of Parental Responsibility and Looked After Children
  • Provide supervision to other social workers in post
  • Provide leadership to all staff in understanding their responsibilities under safeguarding

Requirements of the Social Worker/Safeguarding Lead:

  • Experience working as a mental health social worker.
  • Assessment Experience
  • HCPC Registered

What to expect:

  • Teaching and CPD programmes
  • Generous study and exam leave
  • Financial support for further training and personal development
  • Active participation in clinical governance
  • Appraisal and peer supervision
  • Possible rotation between services
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Free life insurance
  • Subsidised meals on duty
  • Comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre
  • Health Cash Plan

Can you see yourself working in Kent?

Apply today.

This job is advertised by Alex Foden; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Alex on 07520 632 927 or [email protected]