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Senior Practitioner - Community Mental Health Team - Newham

Senior Practitioner - Community Mental Health Team - Newham - £32 per hour

We are looking for a dynamic and skilled Senior Practitioner to manage a small team of Social Workers and carry a limited caseload within the Older Peoples Community Mental Health Team in Newham.

The ideal candidate must be HCPC registered and have significant post-qualified experience.

The candidate must have experience in Mental Health, supervision of Social Work staff and preferably be a qualified AMHP.

The team deal specifically with people who have a functional illness.

Benefits of the role as a Senior Practitioner:

  • Supportive team and management

  • Hugely rewarding as you help some of the most vulnerable people in society.

  • High earning potential.

  • Opportunities for long-term advancement and strong growth potential.

Responsibilities of the role of Senior Practitioner:

  • Representing the department at hearings, tribunals and conferences

  • Managing resources effectively

  • Management of Social Work staff

  • Performance management

  • Absence management

  • Induction of staff

  • Manage purchasing budget

  • Accountable to a Manager within the London Borough of Newham but work closely with health colleagues

  • Responsible for screening, allocation and management of Care Act appropriate cases for Older Peoples Social Workers

  • Responsible for DTOC process in Older Peoples Mental Health

  • Safeguarding

As a Senior Practitioner you MUST be:

  • HCPC registered

  • Eligible to work in the UK

  • Experienced in a similar role

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly

  • Twice weekly payroll

  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”

  • Free DBS and compliance service

  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies

  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge

  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK

  • “Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place


  • “Find your own job” bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us


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Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer.

Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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