Locum IPS Specialist role in Herefordshire.

Closing on: May 27, 2024

Supply Care Solutions are looking for a IPS Specialist (individual placement Suport) in Herefordshire/Shropshire.

Supply Care Solutions are a market-leading Medical, Social Care and Education recruitment consultancy, we offer a range of accredited services across the public sector, providing highly skilled, compliant professionals in all grades and specialties, including short, long term and permanent positions.

Type: Locum work
Hours: Full time (Monday to Friday) 37 hours
Salary: Up to £16 umbrella per hour depending on experience


We are now recruiting people to work in Herefordshire but employed by Shropshire. The role will deliver supported employment to people in community treatment for substance use, who may be affected by other health conditions or disabilities, using the Individual Placement and Support approach (IPS). The aim is to help people into paid work in a way that respects their preferences and choices.

We would like you to have experience of talking to employers and helping people into work.

We would like you to have experience or understanding of working with people with substance use support needs, or a similar client group within health, social services or the voluntary sector.

We want great communication skills and the ability to build relationships along with negotiation skills and commercial acumen

Proven ability to build rapport with people and especially understanding issues for people with affected by substance misuse or similar conditions

Boundless enthusiasm, excellent teamwork and the ability to work in a target driven environment

Drive, passion and commitment


– you will work with clients (managing a caseload) who have substance use support needs, to assist them in securing sustainable paid employment in line with their preferences. You will deliver the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) approach (for which training will be given); providing person centred advice and guidance to clients, whilst building positive relationships with local employers to enable clients to move into suitable employment.


Our locum workers benefit from

– Excellent Rates
– Refer-a-friend scheme*
– Assistance with DBS applications
– Dedicated consultant support
– Varied career and flexible working opportunities

If you are interested in this position please apply online or call us on 020 8506 1111

Supply Care Solutions have a number of locum jobs across the UK. * All locums must be contract compliant before commencing work through our agency. We are recruiting professionals across all specialisms and grade. We offer an excellent referral bonus for any new worker you refer to us *Terms and conditions apply. Supply Care Solutions works in conjunction with Monitor/TDA rate caps

Job Category: Social Care Social Workers (All Grades)
Job Type: Locum
Job Location: Herefordshire Shropshire

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