SW Locums are currently looking for an Experienced Social Worker for a placement to join Exeter Central and East Team.
All Applicants must have UK experience in a similar role, hold right to work in the UK and hold current Social Work England registration.
This is with the possibility that there might be potential for extending or other opportunities within Devon Adult Social Care. As an agency worker in Devon County Council you will receive regular supervision and an open-door approach from Team Managers. The teams have regular formal Team Meetings, more informal wellbeing huddles/catch-ups and group supervision opportunities.
The Social Workers will be supporting vulnerable adults from a range of backgrounds and needs – mental health, physical disability, learning disability, sensory impairments.
The work might encompass completing Community Deprivation of Liberty Assessments, Care Act Assessments, reviews, commissioning care, safeguarding work, undertaking Mental Capacity Act assessments and Best Interest decisions. This work is required to support teams with an increase in workload, to reduce wait times and respond in a timely way to mitigate risks.
We need full and/or part time experienced social workers who can complete face to face visits in. We offer a flexible approach to work and place great importance on wellbeing. Devon County Council is currently operating a hybrid model where workers can work from home but will be required to come into the office on agreed days during the week, minimum 2 days required.
Knowledge of the Care First 6 system an advantage but not essential.
At SW Locums you will benefit from: