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Social Worker - Integrated Safeguarding Team

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  • Job reference: HQ00091786
    London
    £30108.00 - £38994.00 per annum
    Permanent
    Social Worker

    Description

    Are you interesting in developing your Social Work career?

    Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time within an Integrated Safeguarding Team based in Walthamstow. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Social Work practice in adult services and be registered with the HCPC.

    The salary for this Permanent Social Worker role is £30,108 - £38,994 per annum.

    As the post holder you will work as a memeber in one of the following teams:
    - Well-being and Prevention
    - Independent Living
    - Safeguarding
    - Complex Care
    - Hospital Team
    - Mental Health
    - Learning Disabilities

    Duties:
    - Manage a caseload that involves undertaking the full legal range of social care assessments and developing person-led support plans to meet the needs and outcomes of individuals.
    - To be responsible for ensuring the delivery of high quality and legally compliant social care practice to agreed standards for the staff within the remit of the post.
    - To maximise the independence and wellbeing of adults and older people.
    - Supervision of social care assistants as required.
    - Work directly with adults and older people. The work has significant implications for the well-being of individuals. Professional colleagues, other providers and external agencies to gather and exchange information and co-ordinate actions.
    - Liaise with external and internal partners and other agencies on day-to-day service issues and to co-ordinate actions. Works with a range of agencies and extended services, to support adults and older people and promote good practice.
    -Sensitivity, persuasiveness, negotiation and assertiveness skills are required to communicate with diverse audiences in emotive circumstances. Ability to build trust and confidence with adults and older people, carers and colleagues. May need to manage challenging behaviour and difficult situations.
    - Maintains good working relationships with other professionals whilst challenging the decisions of other statutory agencies

    Requirements of the Social Worker:
    - Degree or equivalent in Social Work.
    - Current HCPC registration.
    - Significant senior level frontline experience
    - May have many increasingly complex cases running concurrently.
    - Appropriate DBS Clearance.

    Contact:
    This Social Worker job is advertised by Jake Merry; 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.