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Social Worker - Older Adults Community

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Older People, Community
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East
Location:
Slough
Salary:
£28 to £34 per hour
Posted:
09/01/2019
Job Ref:
ARY84481

Social Worker - Older Adults Community - Slough - £28 - £34p/h

An adults social worker is needed to work as part of the community team in Slough. For this role, you should have excellent care, mental capacity and safeguarding legislation knowledge, and be adept at both managing and supervising complex caseloads. 

The successful candidate will have previous, post-qualified experience in adult services. Previous experience in a similar setting/s (older persons and/or community) would be beneficial. 

Benefits of this Adults role:

  • Working with Older Adults 
  • Split between assessment and case work
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Flexible hours
  • Interesting caseload in multi ethnic community

As an Older Persons Social Worker in the community, you will:

  • Manage a caseload which includes vulnerable users and / or those with complex problems
  • Take action where necessary to protect the users and others in emergency situations
  • Make appropriate assessments of individual’s social care needs, within specified time limits and in collaboration with health and other relevant agencies
  • Plan relevant responses to meet individual needs in collaboration with relatives, carers, advocates and representatives
  • Secure the delivery, within the financial resources available, of services to meet assessed needs
  • Maintain an effective system for co-ordinating, monitoring and reviewing care plans and service standards
  • Identify gaps in services and notify the line manager
  • Maintain a range of costed resource information accessible to users and carers  

As a qualified Social Worker, you will be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A full, clean license holder

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • 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 6998
Contact: Adam Rycroft

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