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Senior Social Worker - Older People

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Older People
Seniority:
Senior Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Wandsworth
Salary:
£32 per hour
Posted:
12/07/2019
Job Ref:
LDA-95152

Senior Social Worker -  Older People - Wandsworth - £32 per hour

We are looking for a Senior Social Worker to work in a Older People's Team in Wandsworth.

In this team you will ensure quality standards are maintained and we are up-to-date and responsive to new developments that impact upon the lives of individuals in the local community. This Older Peoples Team works tirelessly with individuals, their families, carers and other professionals to uphold human rights.

Benefits as a Older People Senior Social Worker:

  • Supportive team and training
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Opportunities for long term advancement and strong growth potential
  • Great location with a lot of transport links
  • Opportunity to work from home
  • Modern office and equipment

As a Older People's Senior Social Worker you will be able to:
  • To carry out an assessment for individuals 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
  • To take a lead on community development to assess, identify and maximise the strengths or assets of individuals, their families and their communities
As a Older People's Senior Social Worker you 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 
  • 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: 0207 167 6806
Contact: London Adults Division

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