Social Worker - Duty and Assessment Team

Posted 31 May 2022
Salary£30.00 - £32.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

The London Borough of Merton is looking for a Social Worker to join their Duty and Assessment Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Front Door, Assessment environment. The key to success in this role is to treat every case individually to create the best possible outcomes.

Benefits for you as a Duty and Assessment Social Worker:

  • Brilliant pay rate of £30.00 - £32.00 per hour
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • Home and flexible working available
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Duty and Assessment Social Worker:

  • Manage a caseload of short-term cases
  • Working on duty rotas
  • Designating cases to the appropriate long-term teams
  • Undertaking assessments of care needs
  • Complete safeguarding assessments when necessary

Requirements of you as a Duty and Assessment Social Worker:

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

Location: Merton, London

Umbrella pay rate: £30.00 - £32.00 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!