Qualified Social Worker, Adults learning disabilities

Capita Resourcing
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Qualified Social Worker, Adults learning disabilities

Medicare First is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Qualified Social Worker to work full time working within an adults team based in the West London. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in adults services and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum social worker job is up to £32 per hour and is an initial 3 month contract.

Social worker duties include:

* Reviews of care plans
* Set up Direct Payment and Personal Budget packages
* Support re-housing to Supported Living Scheme
* Complete Mental Capacity assessments
* Being part of a project to integrate people to the community from Day centres
* Liaise with other professionals, working in a multidisciplinary team
* Conduct Community Care assessment, Carer's assessment, Review Care Packages
* Manage high case load
* Dealing with Safeguarding Adult Protection cases
* Conduct Telecare assessments
* Acting as an Appropriate Adult in emergency or when Police was involved
* Chair meetings

Requirements of the social worker:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level frontline experience within children's services
- 2 years post qualified with experience within local authority child protection teams

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 Naomi on (Apply online only)