Social Work Senior Practitioner - Adults

Location Hackney
Job type Contract
Salary £34.50 - 34.50 per hour
Contact James Hunter
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Reference 167012

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Social Work Senior Practitioner to work based in Hackney, within the Adults Team as part of the wider Discharge and Assessment Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Work Senior Practitioner role is £34.50 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 1-month contract.

Main Duties:

  • Work across Hackney in our Assessment Bed Units using the discharge to assess (D2A) model.
  • Significant oversight to manage through put from the Assessment Bed Units, and staff supervision including allocation and performance management.
  • Re-emphasise a focus on people, their strengths and the networks and community around them.
  • Role model these behaviours and who is competent and knowledgeable in all areas of Adult Social Care practice.

Requirements of the Social Work Senior Practitioner:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.
  • Current Social Work England registration.
  • Recent post-qualifying experience within frontline adult social work.
  • Have experience of working in a hospital setting and a sound and evidenced understanding of legislation, including No Recourse to Public Funds, and Continuing Healthcare.
  • Evidence continued professional development, to ensure your practice quality is constantly evolving.
  • There will be an element of home working but some travel across the borough will be required, and post holder must have the ability and willingness to travel across Hackney.

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 Social Work Senior Practitioner job is advertised by James Hunter; 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.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.