Adults Social Worker, CAHS Team, South West London

Service Care Solutions
£25 - £28/hour negotiabe
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Adults Social Worker, CAHS Team, South West London

Service Care Solutions are urgently recruiting for an Adults Social Worker in the Community Adult Health Services Team (CAHS) in Wandsworth

This is a Full Time role on a 3-month rolling contract and to start ASAP.

Pay rates are negotiable and depending upon experience.

About the CAHS Team:
* The CAHS team has five different pathways including GPs, CAHS locality Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT) referrals, Ronald Gibson House (rehab centre discharges) and Quick start referrals.
* You will be working as a Quick start social worker and based at the Town Hall.
* Quickstart refers to one of the referral pathways from health.
* The CAHS team have a Quickstart program that offers 7 days of care services, the Social worker is responsible for assessing in that period and securing ongoing support if needed.
* The cases vary from service users with temporary health issues to chronic health issues and social care issues. The current Social worker completes care act assessments, support plans, safeguarding enquiries, applications for funding and mental capacity assessments.
* All CAHS workers complete joint working with health colleagues including joint home visits.

Requirements as a CAHS Social Worker:
* A relevant professional qualification in social work and current registration with HCPC
* Enhanced DBS
* 1 Years+ Social Worker experience
* Experience of working with older people and/or adults with a physical disability or sensory impairment and/or with adults with acute or chronic health care needs and/or with adults with learning disabilities and with carers.

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including -
* A specialist consultant specific to you with a wide range of social work knowledge
* Excellent and competitive rates of pay
* An extensive range of exclusive Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
* Expert payroll service processed twice per week
* Frequent job updates sent to you exclusively to meet your requirements
* £250 bonus offered for referring a friend to any job role
* Loyalty Bonus Scheme granting access to our rewards website which includes free gifts such as televisions, mobile phones and more

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know anyone who would be ideal for this role, you will receive £250 for your referral once their probationary period has been completed!

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Nosheen at Service Care Solutions on (Apply online only), or email