Social Worker - Mental Health - N Dublin
North Dublin city
- Full time
- Job level
- Newly qualified
- 23 Mar 2020
- 20 Sep 2020
Social Worker community mental health,North Dublin city.
The social worker will be part of a multi disciplinary team led by a Consultant Psychiatrist, and including Community mental Health nurses, an Occupational Therapist and a Psychologist.
The role will be based in Dublin 5 and will involve working on the adults team working with adults from 18 - 65's + and their families living in the North Dublin city & County areas who have serious mental illnesses including a diagnosis of dementia, Alzheimers, Schizophrenia and Bi Polar Disorder, depression, anxiety and isolation.
The team receive their referrals mainly from GP’s in the area. The post holder will be involved in providing community mental health services to service users living in their own homes as well as those who are residing in HSE community units.
Essential requirements are:
- A recognised qualification as a Social Worker
- Membership of CORU
- Some post graduate experience will be desirable, especially in a mental health setting or experience working with a multi-disciplinary team
- Experience of working with adults / older adults mental health setting.
- Additional training / qualifications in therapeutic approaches to working with adults