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Social Worker- Older People & Physical Disabilities

Job Type:
Contract
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Older People, Adults With Physical Disabilities
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Hillingdon
Salary:
£32 per hour
Posted:
12/06/2018
Job Ref:
ALA-73596

Social Worker- Older People & Physical Disabilities - Hillingdon - £30-32 per hour

I am currently recruiting for a Locality team Social worker, experienced with Older People and adults with a Physical Disability. Part of the role will involve taking the role of an enquiring officer as part of Safeguarding Procedures. The successful applicant will also be dealing with assessments, support planning , undertaking reviews and processing direct payments.  

Benefits of this Older People Social Worker role:

  • Long term contract  
  • Competitive pay rate  
  • Immediate start date
Duties will include:

  • To carry out an assessment or enquiry and plan responses with an adult, or their representative or advocate if they lack capacity, to safeguard them from abuse, neglect or exploitation, building effective relationships with individuals and families as appropriate. 
  • To enable an adult who has been abused or neglected to improve their circumstances, where it is unclear whether the person lacks mental capacity to make decisions, or where it is unclear whether their decisions are compromised by the undue influence of others. 
  • To seek to promote social justice and rights by challenging neglect, discrimination and exclusion, and helping to build safe, strong and caring social networks and communities. 
  • To be the lead professional in collaborative work in situations where a social work perspective is needed to inform or drive decision-making, ensuring that a legally based, human rights perspective is applied to when and how interventions are made in the lives of individuals, families and communities experiencing complex social and family problems
  • To take a lead on community development to assess, identify and maximise the strengths or assets of individuals, their families and their communities

Candidates for an Older People/ Physical Disabilities Social Worker MUST be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Enthusiastic and reliable

Why Liquid Personnel? 

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • 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 *

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

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.

Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 046 6204
Contact: Alex Lawton

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