social worker in chelmsford

posted
19 September 2017
contact
catriona atthews, randstad care
job type
contract
salary
£ 192 - £ 207 per day, negotiable
apply now

posted
location
chelmsford, east of england
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
contract
salary
£ 192 - £ 207 per day, negotiable
reference number
CA-I044
contact
catriona atthews, randstad care
apply now

job description

Are you a committed Qualified Social Worker with experience of working with vulnerable adults? Are you looking for a locum role in the Essex area? Are you available to start a new role immediately?

If so then I have a post available that may be of interest! The role is based in Adults Social Services within an Increasing Independence Team.

The successful candidate would work closely with individuals with complex social needs who are vulnerable as a result of disability, exclusion, or diminished capacity. This may involve working with people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities or diminished capacity and work with communities.

The role is initially for 3 months with the prospect of extension and pays between £192 and £207 per day dependant on pay method (PAYE/Umbrella)

Knowledge, skills and experience required:

- Diploma/Degree in Social Work, Diploma of the College of Occupational Therapists, BSc OT or other professional qualification recognised by the World Federation of Occupational Therapists

- There is a requirement to build relationships with tenants/prospective tenants, their families, staff in residential care and colleagues in community teams and other service providers

- Registration with the Health and Care Professions Council

- A good working knowledge and ability to use information technology and related systems

- Must have two years post qualifying experience

- Approved Social Worker status (specific to Older Adult Mental Health)

- Required to be mobile throughout an operational area. To be able to attend meetings or provide cover in other locations. Driving licence and car or access to other effective transport arrangements is essential

If you are interested in this post please give Catriona a call on 0330 0248 775 or send your profile and I will be in touch.

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.

skills

social worker, adults, QSW

qualification

Degree/Diploma Social Work