Part Time Social Worker - Private Hospital (outside IR35)

A Private Mental Health Hospital is looking for a part time Social Worker to join their Mental Health Services in Hertfordshire for 3 days per week. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Mental Health or Hospital setting. The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently with little supervision.


Benefits for you as a Part Time Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Outside of IR35
  • Great pay rate of £30.00 per hour
  • Part time opportunity
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Part Time Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload involving service with mental illness, including for older adults with physical health needs, learning disabilities and acquired brain injuries.
  • To complete ongoing social care assessments and reports as required from pre-admission to discharge stage.
  • Complete full risk and Safeguarding assessments and risk management
  • Form therapeutic relationships with service users
  • Be part of performance meetings to constantly review and improve performance
  • Attending reviews regularly

Requirements of you as a Part Time Mental Health Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Mental Health work


Location: Hertfordshire

Pay rate: £30.00 per hour