Social Work Assistant SW5093

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Essex
  • Role: Ongoing
  • Salary: to £20 per hour
  • Reference: SW5093
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SW Locums require Newly Qualified Social Workers or Social Work Assistants with access to a vehicle during working hours as essential for the role of a Wellbeing and Independence Practitioner. 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Educated to NVQ level 4 in Care or Health or equivalent knowledge by experience and a willingness to progress towards a Social Work or Occupational Therapy qualification.
  • Evidence of continuing professional development aligned to any relevant Professional Competency/Capability frameworks or Knowledge and Skills Statements.
  • Experience of working with people with complex disabilities or age-related conditions.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to negotiate and seek solutions to challenging and complex situations.
  • A knowledge of person-centred planning to support the development of networks for people via the creation of support plans to maximise independence and wellbeing.
  • Good self-organisation skills.
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Enhanced DBS Check
  • Car Driver
  • 3 years UK Experience in an equivalent role, with references.

At SW Locums you can look forward to:

  • A refreshingly honest approach to your job search.
  • Fast and accurate rates of pay.
  • Committed support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • Conscientious and well informed advice.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide. and exclusive training.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • 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 *
SW Locums follow the government guidelines on ensuring safety of all during the risk of Covid-19.
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.