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Locum Social Worker - Pilot Project

  • Salary: £29 - £32 per hour
  • Location: South East England
  • Date posted: 19-09-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002719_1505813819

Thurrock Council are currently looking for an experienced locum social worker to join a 4-month pilot project within adult social services working with people with a learning disability.


You will be looking at current assessments and commissioning plans for people with a learning disability and working with a local provider to turn them into SMART support plans, which will meet the needs and outcomes of the individual.
You will be required to work closely with the provider and Commissioners as part of a wider project embedding Individual Service Funds, to ensure that all individuals within scope of the project have an up to date personalised support plan and to engage in regular meetings to update on progress.


This project is a pilot to establish the new way of working and will be completed within 4 months.


To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and possess and infectious personality. This council invests heavily in their staff to manage the work and monitor the performance of their team which offers a comprehensive service to carers, service users and families.


Benefits:
* Pay rate starting at £29.00 per hour
* Training & Development Opportunities
* Remote and flexible working


You must have:
Recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
A minimum of 2 years post qualified experience


Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?
* Your own dedicated specialist consultant
* Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
* Prompt and reliable payroll which runs weekly
* Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth £500 a year
* Free DBS and compliance service
* £250 referral fee if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work


If you wish apply or would like a detailed Job Description, please contact Emily Game 0118 948 5555 or egame@charecruitment.com. Alternatively, you can apply through the website.