Social Worker - Homelessness Team

Posted 25 July 2022
Salary £30.00 - £32.00 per hour
LocationLondon
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
ReferenceJ5126_1658765068
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

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

This role focusses on working with a group in Edward Alsop Court that particularly struggle with homelessness and substance misuse (especially alcohol). Their complex needs require a Social Worker with extensive experience in Homelessness and Substance Misuse work.

Benefits for you as a Homelessness Social Worker:

  • Great pay rate of £30.00 - £32.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • An opportunity to work in a specialised team
  • Central location easily accessible
  • A chance to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as a Homelessness Social Worker:

  • Work in accordance with Homeless Link's values, policies, and procedures
  • Complete assessments for service users living in other parts of the rough sleeping provision
  • Compile weekly progress reports
  • Offer support and advice about Safeguarding, Risk Assessment and Mental Capacity, to the support team at Edward Alsop Court and their social care providers
  • Offer guidance to service users and their carers in order for them to make fully informed choices about care services available in order to promote long term independence
  • Ensure fully formed care plans and resources are in place to ensure as much success as possible

Requirements of you as a Homelessness Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Extensive experience within Homeless and Substance Misuse work

Location: Central London

Umbrella pay rate: £30.00 - £32.00 per hour

PAYE payments options available also



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


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