Social Worker - Forensic Community Team

A Local Authority in Central London is looking for a Social Worker to join their Forensic Community Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Community Mental Health or Forensic environment.

This role does include the supervision of NQSW's so experience of supervisory work is key.

Benefits for you as a Forensic Community Social Worker:

  • Exceptional pay rate of £32.00 - £35.00 per hour

  • Hybrid working scheme

  • Parking available/ nearby

  • Easily commutable via car or public transport

  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as a Forensic Community Social Worker:

  • Monitoring and supervising forensic patients in the community

  • Capacity and risk assessments


  • Complete MOJ and tribunal reports

  • Work within the Care Programme Approach (CPAs)

  • Help prepare service users for discharge

  • Placements reviews within the CCG

  • Supervise the NQSW's in the team

Requirements of you as a Forensic Community Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Forensic Mental Health work

  • A valid UK driving licence is preferred for this role

Location: Central London

Umbrella pay rate: £32.00 - £35.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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