Social Worker - Adults

Location Southend-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, England
Job type Permanent
Salary £32,234 - 37,890 per year
Reference 164990

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Social Worker to work part-time based in Southend-on-Sea, within the Adult West Locality Team.

The salary for this permanent Social Worker role is £32,234 - £37,890 per annum.

Working Hours:

  • Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

  • 22 hours per week.

Main Duties:

  • Develop person-centred pathways and practice which is enabling, supportive, and developing communities to become more resilient.

  • Delivery of person-centred care assessments and supporting adults to remain as independent as possible.

  • Work alongside health colleagues to prevent adults from being admitted to long-term residential care and supporting interdependence with the community.

  • Support adults and their carers as a ‘change agent’ to build on their strengths, assets, and abilities to self-manage.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • 6 months qualified social worker with experience in Adults Knowledge of the Care Act, Mental Capacity Act, self-directed support, LiquidLogic, NHS Continuing Healthcare and experience of undertaking safeguarding investigations.

  • Good understanding and a strong willingness and determination to deliver on the national Learning Disability agenda.

This Social Worker job is advertised by Zehnn Young; 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.

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.