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Social Worker - Information and Assessment Team (Adults)

  • Salary: £28 - £29 per hour
  • Location: London
  • Date posted: 08-06-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003442_1528471302

Social Worker - Information and Assessment Team (Adults)

Hammersmith and Fulham is looking for locum Social Worker to join their Information and Assessment Social Work service. The successful Social Worker will perform in a "front-door" function for Adult Social Services by screening, signposting and triaging incoming calls and referrals. This role is situated in a well-connected and desirable London Borough and the Social Work team in question are under stable management with a good reputation.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • The opportunity to work in a Central London Borough with excellent transport links.
  • A job in a highly reputable local authority with low staff-turnover.
  • A competitive hourly rate of £28 - £29 per hour.

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • To screen incoming calls to Adults Social Services.
  • Manging short-term cases or delegating them to longer term teams.
  • To provide information to members of the public.
  • Triaging and Signposting.
  • To demonstrate sound knowledge of key legislation such as the Care Act, Safeguarding and MCA.

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW).
  • Two years of experience within Adults Social Work.
  • You must be able to start work within 2 weeks.

Location: Hammersmith and Fulham

Rate: £28-£29 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Marcus Burns on 0118 948 5555 for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

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