Social Worker - Adults Long Term

Location Merton
Job type Contract
Salary £30 - 32 per hour
Contact Ashley McSheen
Call Ashley
Reference 169199

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a locum vacancy for a Social Worker to work full time based in Merton, within the Adults' Long Term Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £30-£32 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 1-month contract.

Main Duties:

  • To undertake reviews of adults in accordance with the Care Act 2014.
  • To undertake casework duties in relation to cases allocated by Team managers, within the policies of the Department. This duty includes the maintaining of up-to-date and adequate paper and IT based case records.
  • To undertake the specific duties, as assigned to their relevant professional group under any relevant legislation, and such additional duties as may be directed by the Head of Service.
  • To identify areas of risk and complete risk assessments in line with the Merton Care Management Procedures.
  • To keep people safe by working to the agenda of the Safeguarding Adults Board including carrying out enquiries, employing the principle of making safeguarding personal, and contributing to quality assurance in safeguarding.
  • To ensure that quality and value for money services are commissioned to meet identified needs and that services purchased comply with Corporate and Departmental standing orders and good practice guidelines.
  • Provide statistical information as required and to co-operate in research projects where appropriate in consultation with the Team Manager/Service Manager.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Social and Healthcare Qualified
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Significant frontline experience within Adult Services
  • Must have a good understanding of No Recourse to public Funds and have skills around working with families & single adults

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 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.

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.