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Social Worker - All Age Disabilities (0-25 years)

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Adult Safeguarding, Learning Disabilities, Transitions/Leaving Care
Seniority:
Social Worker, Senior Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Southwark
Salary:
£27.27 per hour
Posted:
04/10/2018
Job Ref:
ALA78712

Social Worker - All Age Disabilities (0-25 years) - Southwark - £27.27p/h

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our clients for a post-qualified social worker who will join a learning disabilities team who treat the ages between 0 and 25. This social work post is within the London borough of Southwark. 

The successful candidate will have experience of working with 18+ adults with learning disabilities. It would be beneficial if the candidate also has transitions or children's experience as they will also be working with 0 - 18 year olds. In this role, you will be completing assessments and reviews, and working on the duty team. 

Benefits of this Social Work role:

  • Long term contract 
  • Supportive team 
  • Competitive pay rate 

As an All Ages 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
  • Identify their needs and who may need close monitoring or frequent reviews and interventions
  • Minimise and manage risk
  • 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 needs of individuals
  • Work in line with the Council's 'Promoting Independence' commitment
  • 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

Essential Requirements:

  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Post-qualified experience in learning disabilities

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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