Social Worker - Long Term Support Team and Sensory Services

Location Merton
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £30.00 per hour
Contact Ashley McSheen
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Reference HQ00110431_1599218549

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time in Merton, within the Long-Term Support Team and Sensory Services. 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 £30 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Adults' Services
  • experience in working/assessing with Older People and Adults with Physical Disabilities in a community setting.
  • Knowledge of Direct Payments care package and relevant issues/challenges
  • competent in Safeguarding Adults Enquiries
  • Able to carry out Mental Capacity Assessment and adhere to Best Interests principles
  • Familiar with Continuing Healthcare processes
  • A good understanding on Lasting Power of Attorney and Deputyship


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.