Social Worker- Military Locum- Epsom

Who are we and what are we looking for?

CRG Defence is looking for an experienced, dynamic Senior Social Worker to work for the MoD in Epsom.   

Who are you?

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced job title looking to work in a unique environment.

What you’ll be doing/responsible for:

  • Providing a comprehensive mental health social work service to Tri-Service military personnel.  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.
  • Able to demonstrate competence in the knowledge of mental health legislation and to provide professional support and advice regarding the legal status and rights of Service Personnel who are ‘detained’ persons under Mental Health Legislation. To provide reports and attendance at Mental Health Review Tribunals (MHRT), as directed by Panel chair who administers the legal processes.
  • 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.

The Package:

Tremendous benefits including:

  • £50 signing up bonus if you have previous MOD experience
  • Weekly payments
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation*
  • Earn up to £200 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme*
  • Childcare vouchers*
  • Flexible working hours
  • Support with PDP (Personal Development Planning)
  • Free mandatory training
  • Dedicated registration team to help you through the process

Above and beyond that, this is the chance to develop your skills whilst enjoying flexible working hours to suit you and your lifestyle.

CRG is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. 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 endeavour 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 but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

*Terms & conditions apply.