Social Worker - Adults Community Team

Location West Sussex
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £32.00 per hour
Contact Ashley McSheen
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Reference HQ00115131_1610372252

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time (with the possibility to work 37 hours over 4 days) in West Sussex, within the Community Social Work Team. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in Adults' Services and be registered with Social Work England.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £32.00 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

During the Covid- 19 restrictions, working from home may be an option once up and running.


  • Could be dealing with emergency visits
  • Work with Adults over the age of 18 with varied physical and cognitive conditions
  • Maximise peoples independence with a strengths-based, person-centred approach working
  • Liaising with our commissioned service providers, Health colleagues, District and Boroughs and customers families and representatives

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Adult services experience of assessment, reassessment, review and safeguarding under the Care Act
  • Driver's license- due to the rural location the ability to travel independently throughout the locality is essential
  • Good communication skills
  • An understanding of the Care Act

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 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.