Job Description

Agency social Worker required to undertake the following role.

1 for East locality. Office base and home working

1 for North Locality. Office base and home working.

• Undertake assessments for older people, vulnerable adults and carer and complete a Care Act Assessment providing a care management service for individuals with non-complex needs.
• Carers Assessments
• Carry out Care Act assessments and reviews in the prisons to look at support whilst in the prison facilitates or to support with the release of a prisoner.
• Ensure care act assessments are completed within the service standard of 6 weeks
• Compile annual reviews
• Complete Decision Support Tool for Continuing Healthcare Funding
• Support Duty task
• Provide a vital support role resource to allow Social Workers to pick up complex cases, which require a qualified practitioner.
• Support the delivery of Community Led Support and locality based working
• Provide additional capacity within the team to enable us to develop and transform,
• Support our approach to early intervention and prevention as having individuals sat on a waiting list may mean individuals require formal support before they need it
• Providing peer support to colleagues and advice and guidance to Community Care Officers, new employees and student Social Workers

What’s on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with Adults
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**