10 miles

Social Worker

York, North Yorkshire, England

£29,365.31 - 29,365.31 per year


Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve? We don't just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn't exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort. So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

Stockton Hall is a highly specialist 112 bedded hospital where patients requiring medium security can maximise the value of therapeutic interventions available. The patient group consists of men and women with /Mental Illness and/or Personality Disorder and men with mild to moderate Learning Disability / Autistic Spectrum Disorder.

Main Duties:

  • Attend multi-disciplinary team meetings, Social Work departmental meetings and any other meetings as directed by the Lead social worker or the manager of the service.
  • Actively participate in patients' Care Programme Approach meetings and ward based Individual Care Review meetings
  • Ensure that the statutory requirements relating to the discharge and aftercare of patients under Section 117 of the Mental Health Act 1983 are fulfilled.
  • Maintain contact with patients' external care coordinators

For an informal discussion about the role Please contact Eric Kay at Stockton Hall Hospital on 01904 400500.

About us From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Posted 57 days ago

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