Social Worker - Learning Disability Team

Location Walsall
Job type Contract
Salary £29.99 - 29.99 per hour
Reference 170025

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading and award winning recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time based in Walsall, within the Learning Disability Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £29.99 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

Working outside of normal office hours will occasionally be required.


  • Carry out effective assessment, planning and delivery of social work services Adult services within the Learning disabilities Team, Walsall Council has responsibility for
  • Provide high quality social work services to Adults with learning disabilities in need and their families in accordance with legal requirements, and departmental policies and procedures

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • A relevant professional qualification (Degree in Social Work or equivalent) and be registered as a Social Worker with the HCPC
  • Be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of current legislation and have experience of working directly with Adults with Learning Disabilities and their families, in a social work setting
  • Full, UK driving license and access to a vehicle
  • Ability and willingness to travel from location to location
  • Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post

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 Jordan Castaldo; 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.