Adult's First Response Social Worker

Posted 06 March 2023
Salary £37.00 - £40.00 per hour + benefits
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in West London is looking for a Social Worker to join their First Response Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Duty, Initial Response environment. The key to success in this role is to work in a preventative manner to work towards the best outcomes possible.

Benefits for you as a First Response Social Worker:

  • Exceptionally competitive pay rate of £37.00 - £40.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • A chance to work in an environment with a collaborative set up that focusses on preventative work
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as a First Response Social Worker:

  • Carrying out initial assessments
  • Refer vulnerable service users to the appropriate team or external service
  • Work in accordance with The Safeguarding Act and The Care Act 2014
  • Complete Mental Capacity Assessments
  • Complete duty work

Requirements of you as a First Response Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of First Response work

Location: Hounslow, London

Umbrella pay rate: £37.00 - £40.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!