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Social Worker, Adults Community Team

Job reference: HQ00088251
Portsmouth
Up to £26.15 per hour
Contract
Social Worker

Description

This vacancy has now expired.

Are you interesting in developing your Social Work career?

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated social worker to work within an adults community team based in Portsmouth on a full-time basis.

The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Social Work practice in Adult Services and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum social worker job is £26.15 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and is an initial 3-month contract.

Duties:
- You will assess the needs of vulnerable adults and their carer's, and identifying creative and personalised ways to provide support.
- You will be working with people who have the most complex and complicated needs in one of a number of client groups: Older People, Adults with Physical and sensory Disabilities, Adults with Learning Disabilities.
- You will be working in one of a number of settings: Triage, Initial Assessment and Safeguarding; Community Team for Older People and Adults with Physical or Sensory Disabilities; Hospital; Continuing Health Care, Community Team for Adults with Learning Disabilities.
- You will be working independently and be responsible for managing your own caseload and maintaining case records within an environment offering a high level of supervision and support.
- The safeguarding of adults is an important and integral area of your work as will be the implementation of the safeguarding policy and procedures.
- You will be fully conversant with statutory legislation and guidance, and demonstrate that you implement this in your day to day practice.
- You will be assessing people for Continuing Health Care
- You will be assessing people under the Mental Capacity Act 2005

Requirements of the Social Workers:
- Degree or equivalent in Social Work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level frontline experience within Adult Services

Contact:
This Social Worker job is advertised by Andrew Singh; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.