Social Worker - Assessment and Intake Team

Posted 10 June 2022
SalaryUp to £30.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

The London Borough of Southwark is looking for a Social Worker to join their Assessment and Intake 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 treat every case individually to create the best possible outcomes.

Benefits for you as an Assessment and Intake Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of £30.00 per hour
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as an Assessment and Intake Social Worker:

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

Requirements of you as an Assessment and Intake 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: Southwark, London

Umbrella pay rate: £30.00 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!