Southwark Social Worker SW3896

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: London
  • Role: Long Term temp contract
  • Salary: to £30 per hour
  • Reference: SW3896
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SW Locums require a Qualified Social Worker with a minimum of 2 years post qualified UK experience to work with the adult and other professionals as necessary in order to facilitate the stated functions of the Care and Support team (mental health).

The role will focus on complex case management, working with adults with mental health problems to meet their adult social care needs.

You will be required to undertake social care assessments/reviews, direct work with clients to achieve social care goals, safeguarding investigations and multi agency working. To work creatively with clients who are complex and hard to engage. To complete strengths based support plans to maximise an adult’s wellbeing and independence.

Skills required 

  • Experience of assessing /reviewing social care needs within the Care Act.
  • Experience of working with adults to enable them to achieve their outcomes and maximise their independence.
  • Experience of working with a wide variety of professionals and agencies.
  • Experience of working with adults with mental health needs.
  • Ability to undertake direct work with complex clients ,including the hard to engage, to address their social care needs.
  • Ability to assess social care risks and provide a management plan.
  • Ability to undertake safeguarding adult’s investigations and formulating person centred safeguarding plans.
  • Ability to cope with high demands and throughput, to work to timescales, be self-managing and proactive.
  • Ability to use and understand the supervisory process.

SW Locums commitment to YOU:

  • Attractive, accurate and fast rates of pay.
  • Committed support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • Well informed, accurate and conscientious assistance.
  • We are 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.