Adult Social Worker Exeter SW3715

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Devon
  • Role: Ongoing
  • Salary: to £38 per hour
  • Reference: SW3715
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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:

  • Constant support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • Great rates of pay.
  • No “waffle” straight talking, conscientious and informed advice.
  • Fastest and accurate payments available.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Access to on-going training opportunities.
  • Industry leading “Refer a Friend” recommendation scheme offering up to £300 for successfully placed referrals.
  • Excellent “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.