Qualified Social Worker, Practitioner Manager, Lambeth Council, Adult Hospital Team

Lambeth

Ref: EN537-641

Sector: Social Work
Division: Adult Services
Specialist Area: Senior Practitioner
Location: Lambeth
Job type: Contract
Salary (per hour): Negotiable dependent on experience and pay scheme selected
Reference: EN537-641

Job Description

Qualified Social Worker, Practitioner Manager, Lambeth Council, Adult Hospital Team - Must be a Qualified Social Worker with a minimum of 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within an Adult Social Work team

Our client is looking for a qualified Social Worker with 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within an Adult Social Work team

The team work extremely well together to ensure the safety of vulnerable adults under the close supervision of a supportive Team Manager

The responsibilities will include:

• Hospital Team Practitioner Manager To assist the Team manager in the provision a comprehensive assessment and case management service to vulnerable Adults and to apply specialised knowledge and skills with the objective of improving practice and standards of work
• In exceptionally complex cases this will include casework with clients and their carers
• To participate in the development and improvement of services to vulnerable adults in accordance with Team specialism i.e. Learning Disabilities, Older People, Substance Misuse, Physical Disability
• To manage a group of Social workers and Case co-ordinators within the team, deputising for the Team Manager as required
• To contribute to developing imaginative strategies to implement local and national policies (e.g. self directed care), both in directly managed cases and also in assisting others. The postholder must be pro-active in promoting anti-discriminatory practices and supporting council policy
• 36 hours per week (flexible by negotiation)
• 3 Month Temporary Contract
• Start date subject to DBS and reference clearance

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Successful candidates will benefit from:

• A Kindle Fire upon commencement of contract (see terms)
• £20 Amazon voucher if registration is completed within 2 weeks (see terms)
• Competitive pay rates
• Weekly payroll
• Free access to a comprehensive online training portal worth £500 a year
• Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
• Receive up to £250 for each referred worker (see terms)
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The successful candidate will need to hold a DipSW or equivalent must be registered with the HCPC, have a current DBS and be a car driver.

Please call the recruitment team where you will speak to one of our dedicated consultants on 0333 1234 530

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