Senior Social Worker – Military Locum – Colchester

Are you a Senior Social Worker looking to expand and build on your experience? Do you want the opportunity to work in a truly unique environment? Then look no further!

CRG Defence are seeking a professional Senior Social Worker with experience in Community Mental Health in the Colchester area. This is a FULL TIME role and the successful candidate will be required to work 37.5 HOURS each week.

Assignments can be extended so please call one of our team to discuss this requirement in more detail or alternatively apply for this job and we will contact you to discuss.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Providing a comprehensive mental health social work service. This includes providing mental health social work interventions and support to entitled patients who have a mental health diagnosis, which may lead to a medical discharge, or assist in their return to work, as appropriate.
  • Delivering therapeutic social work interventions, solutions and advocacy in carrying out the task of supporting vulnerable mental health patients in their clinical transition process. Equally, to provide social work support and solutions to psycho-social problems to enable service personnel to return to Unit.
  • Provide understanding, support and advice to the patient group (families/partners of patients) regarding the impacts of particular mental health conditions, in order to assist and involve them with the patient, in the formulation of delivery of care plans.
  • What CRG Defence can offer you?

  • Up to £100 bonus awarded following your first placement with CRG Defence*
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Immediate work available with the choice of long and short term assignments available
  • Earn up to £800 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme*
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation*
  • Free mandatory training and annual updates
  • Weekly payments
  • *Terms and conditions apply

    What you will need:

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK.
  • Must have a Degree and/or Diploma in Social Work or a suitable equivalent that is recognised by the (Regionally appropriate) HCPC and full HCPC registration.
  • About CRG Defence

    As the Ministry of Defence’s leading supplier and the only provider to manage all temporary healthcare career opportunities, CRG Defence has the unique position of being able to connect you with this unrivalled pool of civilian military jobs. We are the only agency to receive all assignments for medical grades across the UK and Overseas

    CRG is an equal opportunities employer. CRG operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time.