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Social Worker - Referral and Assessment Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Referral and Assessment
Social Worker
South West
£38 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Referral and Assessment Team - Devon - up to £38 an hour

Our client in Devon is looking for an experienced Social Worker to join a Referral and Assessment Team based in Newton Abbott. 

The purpose of the role is to provide professional support to the Customer Liaison Officers and, in urgent scenarios, to undertake strengths based assessments and reviews, providing advice and information and, where appropriate, care planning. 

The successful candidate will need to have assessment experience and be able to operate within the Council's policies and procedures and relevant legislation. No court work involved as you are only doing the initial assessments. 

Benefits as Referral and Assessment Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rates
  • Flexible working
  • Excellent Management opportunity
  • Laptop and phone provided
  • Stable Local Authority
  • Regular supervision
  • Autonomy in role 
  • Training opportunities 
  • Long term contract 

As a Referral and Assessment Social Worker, you will need to have experience of:

  • Section 47s
  • Liaising with service users and other professionals/agencies   
  • Risk assessments   
  • Working on a duty desk   
  • Initial assessments
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation   

As a Social Worker, you MUST be/have:

  • HCPC registration
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A social work qualification

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

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: 0161 235 6996
Contact: Amy Ormrod

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