Adult's Safeguarding Social Worker

Posted 22 August 2023
Salary Up to £35 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameSam Szymczyk

Job description

Gloucestershire County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Adult Safeguarding Team. This is a Locum Social Work role offering £35.00 per hour.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in Adults Triage Team. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently with the support of regular supervision from management.

Benefits for you as an Adults Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • £35 per hour
  • £150 Accommodation / mileage weekly allowance- receipts are required
  • Capped caseloads at 25
  • Guaranteed minimum 6-month placement
  • Remote / agile working: Localities - first 2 weeks in the office for a robust induction; thereafter a maximum 2 days per week in Gloucestershire to undertake visits / meetings / supervision
  • Dedicated support with regular supervision and guidance from line management.

Your responsibilities as an Adults Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • Experience carrying out visits within the community
  • Experience in relevant Social Work assessments such as section 42 assessments
  • Have knowledge and understanding of the legislation, models, and theories relevant to Adult Social Work
  • Work within a Multi-Agency and Court Environment

Requirements of you as an Adults Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of working in the community
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and own vehicle is essential

Location: Tewkesbury

Umbrella pay rate: £35 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Samuel Szymczyk on 07795594891 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!