Substance Misuse Social Worker

Posted 31 January 2024
Salary Up to £32.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

Local Authority in Central London is looking for a Social Worker to join their Substance Misuse Team. This is a Locum Social Work role offering up to £32.00 per hour.

Benefits for you as a Substance Misuse Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of up to £32.00 per hour
  • A chance to work in a specialised environment
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as a Substance Misuse Social Worker:

  • Deal with clients that have a background of substance misuse/ dependency
  • Undertake Mental Capacity Act assessments
  • Deal with Safeguarding enquires
  • Implement care plans and carry out a care packages
  • Complete section 117 reviews
  • Liaise with other services within the council for the best interests of each service user

Requirements of you as a Substance Misuse Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Substance Misuse, Mental Health work

Location: Central London

Umbrella pay rate: up to £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!