Social Worker

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    Social Work

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  • Salary:

    £18.00 - £23.26 per hour

  • Contact:

    Mike Shaw

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Search Consultancy Ltd is currently looking for a Social Worker to work on an Adults Rapid Response Team in the Worcestershire area. This position is on a contract basis starting as soon as possible.

Salary: up to £23.26

The Rapid Response Social Workers are co-located with the enhanced care teams in one of five geographical areas across the county but will provide a cross county service out of core hours. The main purpose of the team is to provide residents of Worcestershire with health, social care and promoting independence services as near to home as possible, to ensure a rapid response to problem solving when adults find themselves in a crisis situation which might lead to an inappropriate admission to hospital. It is essential that a social worker has substantial knowledge of the assessment of needs for adult service users, knowledge of long term conditions, the ability to work with adults, primarily older people and possibly young adults with physical disabilities, knowledge and understanding of health and social care systems and experience of multi-agency working.

The Rapid Response Social Worker:
* Must have experience carrying out assessments of needs
* Have excellent Safeguarding knowledge
* Have knowledge of multi-agency working
* Have worked previously in a adult social work team since qualifying

Why Search Consultancy Ltd?

Since our first office opened thirty years ago, we've built an enviable reputation for providing 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 Mike Shaw 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