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Social Worker - Older Persons Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Older People
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
Yorkshire
Location:
Doncaster
Salary:
£28 per hour
Posted:
06/12/2018
Job Ref:
NGI-82954

Social Worker - Older Persons Team - Doncaster - £25 to £28 per hour

Doncaster are looking for an Older Person's social worker to work on a caseload of risk involving safeguarding of vulnerable older adults and their families across a range of settings. 

Candidates who have experience in working with older people or adults' settings would be advantageous. You will be required to complete reviews, assessments, and provide supportive packages of care.  

Our client is looking to recruit as soon as possible, please do not hesitate to apply. 

Benefits as an Older Persons Social Worker:

  • Supportive Team 
  • Competitive Rates 
  • Opportunities for long term advancement 

The post holder will be able to:

  • 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

Candidates for an Older People Social Worker will 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: 0161 235 6833
Contact: Naomi Gibbs

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