Social Work Assistant CWD Team

Recruiter
Capita Resourcing
Location
City of Westminster
Salary
£20 - £20.18/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Social work assistant, Children with disabilities team

Medicare First is currently looking for a social work assistant to work full time working within a children with disabilities team based in Central London.

The Disabled Children's Team carries out a wide variety of work with children aged 0-18 and their families. We are currently reorganising the way we undertake our work and are setting up a Social Care Team within the DCT to work with families where we provide care packages. This social work assistant post will join this team initially for 5 months whilst we carry out the restructure, with a possibility that they may apply for posts beyond this if the new structure permits. Candidates will need skills in assessing disabled children and their families, arranging packages of care (including direct payments), reviewing those packages and maintaining data systems, including some systems for funding of care packages where numeracy skills will be important. We are seeking candidates with broad social work experience, but this should include some experience of working with children and families and handling data, including financial data, efficiently.

The pay rate for this locum Social work assistant job is £20.18 per hour and is an initial 5 month contract.

Social worker assistant duties include:
- Ability To write report
- Ability To Produce High Quality Written Reports

Requirements of the senior practitioner:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level front-line experience within children's services

Benefits of working with Medicare First:
*Your own personal consultant
*Regularly meetings and visits with your consultant
*Quick and Easy Registration Process
*An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral

If this sound like a role for you then please Apply today, alternatively for more information call Evelyn on (Apply online only)