qualified social worker in trafford

job type
£ 24 per hour
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job details

trafford, north west
job category
social care
job type
working hours
£ 24 per hour
reference number
0330 0248 775
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job description

Are you a qualified social worker with 2 years post qualifying experience? Do you have experience working in a community setting?

Randstad care is currently looking for a Social Worker to join an adult community-based team located in Trafford. This contract will run for 6 months with the possibility of extension.

At Randstad we are able to offer:

* Competitive pay rates
* Reliable Weekly payroll
* Dedicated one to one consultant
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
* Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per successful candidate referral

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

* Holding and effectively managing a complex and varied caseload in accordance with policy, procedures, guidance and legislation
* Complex decision making in relation to caseloads ensuring professional judgement, evidence based tools and critical reflection to inform this
* Undertaking direct work with service users, carers and families in line with inter-agency safeguarding adult's policy and procedures
* Completing appropriate assessment for the individuals presenting eligible social care needs within appropriate time limits and in collaboration with health and other agencies
* Undertaking mental capacity and best interest assessments
* Leading safeguarding investigations ensuring completion within timescales and outcomes recorded and shared with relevant parties
* Ensuring that reports are up to date, of a high quality and submitted according to appropriate timescales

In order to be considered for this role, you must have:

* Good knowledge of the Care Act 2014 and strength based assessment processes
* Some knowledge of the Mental Capacity Act
* Access to your own vehicle and up to date business car insurance
* Have minimum 2 Years experience within a community Social Work team setting
* A Degree/Diploma in Social Work
* HCPC registration & valid DBS

If you feel you have the experience to take on the above opportunity please apply below. For further details or a discreet discussion, please contact Andrew Paterson on 0330 0248 775.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


work well under pressure,written communication


high school

educational requirements

BA in social work