SW Locums require a UK experienced, HCPC Registered Qualified Social Worker. The post will be working in the Adult Community Social Work Team and Community and Hospital Assessment Service. The worker will be expected to have a current DBS issued within the past 12 months or be registered with the DBS update service.
The role is a temporary, full time ongoing post for 36 hours per week paying £28-30 per hour dependant upon experience.
To provide a service in line with statutory requirements and departmental priorities
To participate in training required in the interests of the service overall and career development
To participate in supervision
To participate in team meetings
To participate in the duty rota within specific role
To participate in written recording, using new technology as appropriate
Respond to public and other agencies by telephone, correspondence and direct contact in order to provide a service within departmental priorities
Liaise with relevant external agencies e.g. Police, Health etc
Liaise with relevant colleagues in other Divisions and Council Departments
To be responsible for individual client case planning in line with the professional standards of the Department
To be active in implementing the Council’s Equal Opportunity Policy in professional practice and service delivery
To be responsible for professional decisions within the Department’s priorities framework and in relation to specific procedural guidelines referring to consultation with management.
To undertake service development tasks as appropriate
To familiarise themselves with Departmental policies and procedure.