social worker - safeguarding team in accrington

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

Are you a qualified social worker with a minimum 1 years post qualifying experience? Do you have Experience working in adults safeguarding team? If so our client wants to hear from you.

Randstad care is currently recruiting for an exciting new role as a social worker to join an adults safeguarding hub based in Accrington. This contract will run for 6 months with the possibility of extension.

At Randstad we are able to offer:

* Competitive pay rates
* Access to all statutory social work roles in the North West
* Reliable Weekly payroll
* Dedicated one to one consultant
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
* Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per successful candidate referral

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

* Working 8.45 - 17.00 Monday to Friday
* Working with service users and carers to assess needs, assets and risks to independence
* Producing clear and analytical assessments which identify eligible needs of service users
* Responding to initial section 42 safeguarding Enquiries
* Having an interest in safeguarding work
* Using the LAS (Lancashire's adults Liquid Logic system)

In order to be considered for this role, you must:

* Good knowledge of section 42 enquiries
* Have minimum 1 Years experience within adults social work setting
* A Degree/Diploma in Social work
* HCPC registration & valid DBS

For further details or a discreet discussion, please contact Andrew Paterson on 0330 0248 775. Remember it pays to have friends, make a referral and get £300.

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