Job Description

Experienced SW required for adult social care team

2 QSWs (37hrs, flexible working hours)
3 months placements for a backlog of urgent work
Experience L32/L3 QSW required
South Kirklees Adults Care Team understaking assessments for ages 18 +
Service users: mix mental & physical health, learning needs, Autism, undiagnosed learning disabilities, Drug and alcohol issues
Supervisor in team to support with wellbeing discussions
Not unlikely to hold up to 12 complex caseloads where legal may be involved
Supervisor in team to support with wellbeing discussions

Primarily home working
Will have some home visits for self neglect/hoarding cases for environments to be assessed.
Urgent visits only (risk assessment prior to home visits)
Where capacity assessments have failed remotely, then a home visit will be required.

What’s on offer for the Social Worker?

  • Excellent competitive pay rate
  • 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 Children, in particular previous experience of Assessment work
  • Social Work England registration or Social Care Wales registration for North Wales.
  • 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**