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Qualified Social Worker | Adults Locality Review Team | Southend
We require an experienced Social Worker to work within an Adults Locality Review Team based within Southend . The Successful Social Worker will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in locality services and be registered with the HCPC.
The teams are made up of Social Workers, Occupational Therapists and Social Care Practitioners who work collaboratively to manage the needs of patients in the community. We use a restorative practice approach to avoid building dependence on services. The work is very varied and involves working with patients with a wide range of needs and disabilities and this offers great opportunities for extending your knowledge and expertise.
You will need a working knowledge of the Care Act 2014, the Mental Capacity Act and Safeguarding procedures. At least two years post-qualifying experience is essential for this post. You will hold a caseload and contribute to a duty rota.
As a Locality Social Worker, you will need to carry out:
- Eligibility assessments
- Support planning
- Safeguarding inquiries
- Long term professional support where appropriate
- Multi-disciplinary working
To apply for this the Social Worker must have:
- A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
- Be HCPC Registered
- Be eligible to work within the UK
- Significant experience within locality services
Rate is up to £28 per hour.
4Recruitment Services is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and Healthcare professionals.
- An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
- HCPC certified complimentary training
Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment
Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.
To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Luke Mathurin on ##### ######.