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Social Worker - Adult Learning Disabilities

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Adult Safeguarding, Learning Disabilities
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
West Midlands
Location:
Stafford
Salary:
£26.50 per hour
Posted:
01/03/2019
Job Ref:
RC-87349

Social Worker - Adult Learning Disabilities - Stafford - £26.50p/h

Staffordshire Council are looking to add a social worker to their adult learning disabilities team in Stafford. You are required to have good assessment and report writing skills as well as working knowledge of the Care Act and Mental Capacity Act as you will be carrying out these types of assessments. It is preferred that you have experience of working with adults who have learning disabilities. 

Benefits of the role:

  • Excellent pay rate 
  • Home/flexible working 
  • Training with permanent staff 

As a Learning Disabilities Adult Social Worker, you will be:

  • Acting as the key person in the case management of a range of service users
  • Identifying who may need close monitoring or frequent reviews and interventions
  • Managing risk or identifying where best interest decisions may be required
  • Leading and completing holistic assessments and reviews
  • Working in line with the Council's 'Promoting Independence' commitment 
  • Responsible for all aspects of case management including safeguarding
  • Conducting mental capacity assessments
  • Adhering to the standards of proficiency set by the Health and Care professional Council so that registration can be maintained

As a qualified Social Worker, you must have:

  • HCPC registration
  • A full, UK driving license 
  • A social work qualification
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Previous post-qualified experience

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 6837
Contact: Rob Charlesworth

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