social worker - adults with disabilities in preston

07 November 2018
andrew paterson, randstad care
job type
£ 20 - £ 22 per hour
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preston, north west
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 20 - £ 22 per hour
Adults -Learning Disabilities
reference number
andrew paterson, randstad care
0330 0248 775
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job description

A Qualified Social Worker is required to join a Adults Physical Disabilities Team. This is an initial 3 months contract. Pay rate for this position will be £20.06 - £22 per hour. Full time candidates will only be considered for this role.


* Competitive Pay rates
* Dedicated one to one consultant
* Impartial Career advice, Interview preparation, Exclusive opportunities
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
* Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per successful candidate/friend referral

Key responsibilities:

* Working with Adults who are living with Physical disability, sensory impairment and cognitive decline as well as other presenting issues i.e. clients with long term health conditions.
* Providing a clear and accurate assessment of adults and there needs
* Taking responsibility and be accountable for all work undertaken as directed by the Consultant Social Worker
* Building a professional relationship with service users and their families and using that relationship to safeguard the service user and promote positive outcomes


* Previous experience working to Care Act 2014 requirements
* The ability to display good knowledge of Safeguarding Adults, and is confident to work with Mental capacity legislation
* Experience working within a Multi agency setting
* The ability to carry out and write good quality assessments, reassessments and support plans
* A Degree/Diploma in Social Work
* HCPC registration & valid DBS
* Drivers licence and own vehicle

If you don't think this role is quite the best fit for you please contact us to discuss others. Also if you know someone who might be suitable, refer them on to us and get a massive £300 in love to shop vouchers. (T&C*)

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


be person centred,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),work well under pressure,written communication



educational requirements

BA in social work