Social Worker Adults Community

Location Shropshire
Job type Contract
Salary £28 per hour
Contact Leon Ali
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Reference HQ00119605

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a temporary role for an Adult Social Worker Team in Shewsbury, Shropshire. The pay rate for this Social Worker Job is £28 p/h. Contract length for this Social Worker job is 3 months.


  • Continuous support to people with older adults, adults with a long-term physical disability and or with a learning disability

  • support users diagnosed as having a dementia type illness or psychiatric disorder

  • Specialist knowledge and experience of working with adults with learning disabilities and physical disabilities

  • To undertake training, as required

  • Engagement and development of customer interaction encouraging and values contribution to practice

  • To work in line with  legislation, council policies and procedures

  • To work in partnership Integrated Care Service team with people in hospitals to facilitate appropriate and timely discharges

  • In collaboration with other professionals, to make an assessment of individual client need and implement and monitor the agreed care plan, as appropriate

  • To contribute to the development of all aspects of the services

Requirements of the Social Worker:

As part of the requirement of the Social Work England registration you will be required to maintain evidence of continuing Professional Development in the agreed format. 

  • To co-ordinate the use of all resources - fieldwork, residential and day care - towards the development of a preventative service

  • To maintain records and statistics in accordance with departmental policies and procedures

  • To attend meetings and act as a representative of the Department, as required

  • To attend training sessions and contribute to team training sessions, as appropriate

  • To take part in rota systems for same day responses as required

  • To liaise with other statutory and voluntary agencies, as appropriate

  • To comply with safe systems of work in accordance with the Department’s Health and Safety and Welfare policies and procedures

  • To develop an understanding and awareness of issues related to equal opportunities and anti-discriminatory practice and to demonstrate this in carrying out your duties

  • To be responsible for promoting continuing personal and professional/vocational development of self through staff development processes

  • The post holder may be required from time to time to undertake other duties, not specifically mentioned in this Job Description

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

  • A free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine


This Social Worker job is advertised by Leon Ali; 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.