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Perinatal Mental Health Practitioner - South East

Job Details
Job Title
- Perinatal Mental Health Practitioner
Job No.
- DUP-21253
- South East
Type: Perm/Locum
- 23.74 per hour
Profession Category
- Social Care
- Social Worker
- Band 6
Contact Name – Email
- Sarah Dean
Contact Phone
- 01223 813838
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Job Description
Locum Perinatal Mental Health Practitioner - Band 6

Service: Perinatal
Pay: 23.74 per hour (via an umbrella company)
Contract: Locum (until 3 months initially, with possible extension thereafter)
Hours: 37.5 - Full time. Mon-Fri 9-5
Location: Essex
Car: Essential

Mind Professionals are recruiting for a Registered Social Worker for a Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner role with a Perinatal Service based in Essex.

The perinatal service base is in Rochford but you will travel through North, Mid and West Essex for clinic appointments and home visits.

You will:
- Manage a caseload of service users experiencing moderate to severe perinatal mental health problems, and those with pre-existing severe mental health diagnoses to reduce perinatal risk and maintain stability in this vulnerable period for women's mental health.
- Undertake holistic community assessments with a strong emphasis on the parent-infant relationship and safeguarding.
- Offer a variety of therapeutic interventions including supportive therapy, psychosocial interventions, specialist medication advice and problem solving techniques.

- 2 years post-qualifying experience
- Perinatal experience
- Social Work England registration
- Car driver with access to a vehicle

For more information relating to the above role or to apply, please contact Sarah at Mind Professionals on 01223 813838 or email with your CV and availability to

Mind Professionals - Why work with us?

Mind Professionals offer a specialist recruitment service to career mental health professionals on a Locum/temporary, fixed term and permanent basis. We work as a partner agency to the Ministry of Defence, and also provide our services to the NHS and private/independent sector across the U.K.

Mind Professionals offer the following candidate benefits:

- Your own dedicated recruitment consultant to support you throughout the application and placement process.
- Attractive and highly competitive rates of pay
- A generous Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*
- A range of long and short term placements and permanent roles to match your availability and preferences
- Access to work nationwide. We have roles available across the UK.
- Free DBS disclosure (where required)

*terms apply

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