Social Worker - Adults Care Planning Assessment

Location Northampton
Job type Contract
Salary £30 - 32 per hour
Contact Paige Westbrook
Call Paige
Reference 167234

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Social Worker to work based in Northampton, within the Adults Care Planning Assessment Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker role is £30-£32 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.

Virtual interviews due to Covid-19 – carried out via Microsoft Teams / Zoom / phone call.

Main Duties:

  • Care planning and assessment following hospital discharge.
  • Assess and understand eligibility and long-term support needs for those being discharged from hospital into temporary residential placements.
  • Work with the person, their family, and the brokerage team to either make the existing placement permanent, move to an alternative provision, or return home with a CCP.
  • Completion of care act assessment and other supporting pieces of work (financial assessment, mental capacity assessment etc).
  • Remote working is available to an extent, but workers must be available to visit cases for assessment face to face. This is non-negotiable.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.
  • Current Social Work England registration.
  • Recent post-qualifying experience within frontline adult social work and within a similar field.
  • Available to start as soon as possible.

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

Contact:
This Social Worker job is advertised by Paige Westbrook; 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.