Qualified Social Worker, Solihull

Job Summary

Reference: 608100543
Job Type: Temporary
Location: Solihull
Salary: 20 - 25 per hour
Date Posted: 10/11/2016

Job Description

Network Healthcare is recruiting for a qualified Social Worker to work in adult services within Solihull, West Midlands area. This is an interim position working 37 hours a week, Monday to Friday.

You will require a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience, ideally working with adults. A Social Work degree (QSW) or a Diploma in Social Work and current registration with HCPC is required for this post. An Enhanced DBS will be required; we will assist with obtaining a DBS and advice on signing up to the DBS renewal scheme.

Responsibilities include:

- Engage and develop positive working relationships in order to effectively support people and carers involving advocates and other professionals where appropriate

- Record casework

- Communicate effectively with clients

- Assess and agree risk management strategies that enable positive risk taking where appropriate

- Willingness to undertake development opportunities such as Best Interest Assessor, Approved Mental Health Practitioner and Practice Educator training and to utilise the learning from those opportunities in practice

In return we are able to offer excellent rates of pay, holiday pay to those who are PAYE, pension scheme to those who are PAYE, employee assistance programme, weekly pay, online payslips, online timesheets, free annual DBS, refer a friend scheme (T&C's apply), supportive environment for you to work in with regular supervision.

To apply for this position please forward your CV by applying now.

This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Due to the sensitive nature of the duties the post holder will be expected to undertake a criminal record check as part of the recruitment process.