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Clackmannanshire Community Health care Centre Hall Park Road Sauchie, FK10 3JQ
£41,117.28 - £46,300.29 per year
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Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week
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Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Mental Health Officer to join our Integrated Mental Health Team. You will undertake statutory Mental Health Officer duties in order to enable Clackmannanshire Council to discharge its duties and responsibilities in relation to primary mental health legislation i.e. Mental Health (Care & Treatment)(Scotland) Act 2003, Criminal Procedures (Scotland) Act 1995  Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 and the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007.

 This involves multi-disciplinary assessment and integrated care planning to secure necessary care and treatment to fulfil Clackmannanshire Council’s statutory obligations in-line with relevant policies and procedures. You will be working alongside people of all ages experiencing a range of mental disorders, their families and carers.

 Applications are invited from qualified Social Workers (BA Social Work, DipSW, CQSW or CSS) who must be registered with the SSSC and hold the MHO Award whilst continuing to fulfil MHO registration requirements.

 This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. 

 We have a dynamic and forward-thinking workforce, who is committed to make a positive difference for people accessing services and living in our communities. Trauma informed, relationships and strengths based social work sits at the heart of our practice.

We promote a culture where all our people feel valued, included and able to be their best at work. We work hard to develop our staff and expose them to a wide range of opportunities. We encourage our workforce to acquire and share knowledge, information, and resources.

This post is based within Mental Health Resource Centre, Sauchie, however you may be required to work from any other Clackmannanshire Council premises.

If you would like more information or for an informal discussion, please contact Team Leader Gemma Lewis


You can view the application pack below including our recruitment privacy notice. The application pack contains the job profile outlining the skills, experience and knowledge required for this job.

Clackmannanshire Council is currently promoting for the (Get into Care for Adult Care) further documents can be viewed below (These do not relate to the job advertised).

Clackmannanshire Council welcomes applications from everyone and we value diversity in our workforce. We are committed to being an exemplar employer with an inclusive culture, developing a workplace environment where all our employees are treated with dignity and respect. For this vacancy, we would welcome applications from ethnic minority groups, who are currently under represented in our workforce.

Clackmannanshire Council operates a flexible hybrid approach for those roles that allow this type of working. Attendance at the office will be required to meet the needs of the business and for example to build team and stakeholder relationships. The exact pattern of working will be agreed with you as part of the recruitment process.

Clackmannanshire Council is a living wage accredited employer.

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