Substance Misuse Social Worker

Posted 12 May 2024
Salary Up to £32.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

We are currently looking for an Adult's Social Worker to join a Substance Misuse Team.

This role requires a Social Work Qualification with a minimum of 3 years post qualified experience.

About the team

This team specialises in substance misuse cases, Providing advice and training to substance misuse workers is a key responsibility in order to effectively work with vulnerable adults within the community to improve their wellbeing. This is a stand alone service separate to the community team to ensure concentrated efforts to deliver the ambitions of the national drug strategy. The team is looking for a Social Worker with a positive, person-centred approach to working with those with substance misuse issues and their respective communities.

About you

The successful candidate will have a positive attitude, well versed in adult safeguarding and mental health proceedings. A degree within Social Work (Degree/DipSW/CQSW) with a minimum of three years experience working in an Adult's Social Work setting are essential for this position.

What's on offer?

  • An opportunity to work in a specialist team
  • £32.00 per hour umbrella rate (PAYE payment options available also)
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport

For more information, please get in contact

Katherine Scoggins - Candidate Consultant

0118 948 5555