Social Worker - Adults Learning Disability Team - Lewisham - £32 to £35 per hour
Are you passionate about making a positive difference to the lives of Adults and the community?
We are currently recruiting a Social Worker to join the Adults Learning Disability Team based in Lewisham.
This is a great opportunity for a Social Worker to join a supportive and highly achieving team.
Benefits of the role:
* Competitive pay rate
* supportive management team
* flexible/home working
What you will be doing…
* Promote service user independence and recovery, including the promotion of Enablement and linking the service user to community-based services that enhance personal wellbeing.
* Ensure that risk management and adult safeguarding procedures are adhered to in social work practice. Be aware of any potential children's safeguarding concerns and liaise as appropriate with Children's Social Care Services considering children's safeguarding procedures.
* Carry out any assessments and service users reviews to a high standard in a timely manner in accordance with procedures reflecting the needs and outcomes of the service user and carer
* Work with advocates and carers where the service user does not have mental capacity to achieve outcomes in his/her best interests.
* Ensure the principles of the Mental Capacity Act are applied where appropriate.
* Manage own work and use both professional supervisions, and the Council's Performance Evaluation Scheme, as opportunities to seek advice and reflect on and develop practice.
* Prepare reports as required.
Essential requirements for this role:
* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work
Why Liquid Personnel?
* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Twice weekly payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service
* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
* "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.