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Social Worker - Referral and Assessment

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Referral and Assessment
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
Bury
Salary:
£26.88 per hour
Posted:
04/03/2019
Job Ref:
AST-87623

Social Worker - Referral and Assessment - Bury - £26.88 per hour

A Referral and Assessment social worker is required in Bury. The ideal candidate will be responsible for a caseload of more complex cases, providing advice to other social workers in relation to their cases.

Benefits as a Social Worker:

  • Supportive Management 
  • Regular Supervision 
  • Manageable Caseload 
  • Friendly and Diverse Team 
  • Excellent Rate of Pay 
  • Mileage Expenses 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provides casework supervision to other social workers in the team and may also supervise students, trainees, less experienced professional team members, support staff and volunteers.
  • Participate in the planning / reviewing of cases.
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with service users, their families and carers.
  • Provide advice and support and promote independence and early intervention, as necessary.
  • Liaise with colleagues in own or other departments or external agencies to gather relevant information for assessment and care planning activities.
  • Maintain and update case notes and other records to required ethical and quality standards.
  • Write high quality reports as required and also where required give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings.
  • Work effectively on complex situations, use their initiative and evaluate their own and others practice.
  • Be familiar with local resource networks and undertake capacity building with individuals, families, communities, user groups and voluntary organisations.
  • Recognised by peers as a source of reliable knowledge and advise others. 

Essential Requirements:

  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • 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 6976
Contact: Austin Stones

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