Advanced Social Worker - Adults Locality

Location Croydon
Job type Contract
Salary £32 per hour
Contact Ashley McSheen
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Reference HQ00120695

Sanctuary Personnel, an award-winning and renowned Recruitment Agency is looking for an experienced and dedicated Advanced Social Worker to work within an Adults Locality Team based in Croydon.

The pay rate for this Advanced Social Worker is £32 per hour (assignment rate) and is an initial 6-month contract.

Main duties:

  • Holding asset based person centred conversations to identify strengths, risks and needs
  • Co- producing person centred support plans
  • Formulating plans to manage risk that support the achievement of desired outcomes
  • Identifying and intervening in line with Safeguarding Adult procedures when there are allegations of abuse
  • Taking appropriate action to deal with emergencies, for example, the breakdown of an existing care situation
  • Undertaking statutory assessments under the Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and other relevant legislation
  • Preparing Court reports and representing the council in Court hearings when required
  • Supporting more junior staff in preparation for Court hearings, accompanying them to Court and liaising with the council's legal advisors

Requirements of the Advanced Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent within Social Work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • You must have recent experience working within a similar role

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team
  • In-house payroll system
  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine

This Advanced Social Worker job is advertised by Ashley McSheen; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements