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Adult's Social Worker

  • Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: Epsom, Surrey
  • Date posted: 10-04-2018
  • Sector: Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003186_1523357877

Charles Hunter Associates are currently assisting a highly reputable local authority to recruit for a permanent Qualified Adults Social Worker to join their team in Surrey.

This local authority is currently looking for an enthusiastic and qualified Social Worker who can effectively manage a complex caseload of clients. You will need to be confident in undertaking safeguarding enquiries, carry out assessments within the community and working with a diverse group of individuals and partner agencies, whilst assessing the social care needs of individuals to deliver comprehensive care plans to meet specific needs.

The responsibilities of the Adults Social Worker will be

  • Supervising the less experienced members of staff within the team and support their development.
  • You will have motivated and maintain highly professional standards and have sound knowledge and experience of current legislation, including the Care Act and the Mental Capacity Act and its application to practice in a social care setting.
  • Mangement of a complex careload to the highest standard and in line with legisation
  • You will carry out assessments within the community, working within a diverse group of individuals and partner agencies.
  • You will be able to communicate in a clear, fluent, concise way.

In return you will receive:

  • Laptop and mobile supplied
  • Flexible working where possible
  • 28 days' annual leave
  • Local government salary-related pension offered
  • Discounted child care vouchers
  • Option to join the car lease scheme

To apply for this position please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Fee Henderson