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Social Worker - Learning Disabilities

Job Type:
Contract
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Learning Disabilities
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East, London
Location:
Richmond
Salary:
£28 per hour
Posted:
31/07/2018
Job Ref:
ALA-75744

Social Worker - Learning Disabilities - Richmond - £28 per hour

A Learning Disabilities Social Worker is required in Richmond. We are looking for experience of working in a Learning Disability Team, preferably including Learning Disability Transitions work. 

Candidates must demonstrate knowledge and skills in adult social care, as well as being able to work autonomously. Richmond are offering competitive pay for the ideal candidate, as well as scope for long-term contracts. My client is looking to hire as soon as possible so do not hesitate to apply. 

Benefits as a Social Worker:

  • Long term contract 
  • Supportive team 
  • Competitive pay rate 

As a Adults Learning Disabilities Social Worker, you will:

  • Act as the key person in case managing a range of service users with learning disabilities and their carers who require additional support or guidance in order to identify their needs and who may need close monitoring or frequent reviews and interventions to minimise and manage risk or where best interest decisions may be required. To provide assistance, guidance and direction to colleagues and assist senior colleagues and managers as required. 
  • Lead on and complete holistic assessments and reviews of the social care and general health needs of individuals with learning disabilities by working in line with the Council's 'Promoting Independence' commitment. This will be in partnership with individuals, carers, professional staff in other agencies and service providers to establish arrangements and services that meet their assessed needs and promote independence, choice and control. 
  • Be responsible for all aspects of case management including safeguarding and mental capacity assessments. 
  • Adhere to the standards of proficiency set by the Health and Care professional Council so that registration can be maintained and learning or development needs are duly accounted for in supervision and appraisals. 
Essential Requirements:
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Previous post-qualified experience
  • Learning disabilities experience

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 scheme

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

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