Social Worker

  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £155 - £196 per day

  • Contact:

    Nick Purdham

  • Contact email:

    nick.purdham@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/552136

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-20

  • Start date:

    24/02/2020 14:58:37

Social Worker

Search Consultancy are currently looking for an experienced Adult's Social Worker for Newcastle City Council's Learning Disabilities Service. This role is on a contract basis starting as soon as possible.

Pay rate: Up to £196 per day

Key responsibilities:

* Act as an appropriate adult for service users with mental health issues
* Write social circumstance reports and attend tribunals
* Attend court hearings on behalf of client and progress cases in court of protection
* Progress cases in court of protection
* Carry out assessments and reviews in the community to assess service users' needs
* Carry out and implement care packages and support plans to completion
* Attend CPA reviews
* Manage complex case load

Essential Requirements:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience

This role is subject to Social Work England, DBS and reference checks.

Why Search Consultancy Ltd?

Since our first office opened thirty years ago, we've built an enviable reputation for providing a high quality recruitment service. The Health and Social Care division at Search Consultancy Ltd is one of the largest providers of temporary healthcare workers. Your dedicated consultant will provide advice and work with you to find the perfect job.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online or contact Nick Purdham at the Manchester office.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age