Locum Social Worker job in London (adult services)

Closing on: Oct 31, 2022

Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Qualified Social Worker within Adults Safeguarding Service in London.

SALARY: up to £27.00 ph
TEAM: Adult Safeguarding
HOURS: This is a Full time role

You will manage and prioritise workload so that deadlines are adhered to with a focus on high standards of written work and effective interventions and outcomes.  Undertake investigations in a person centred and holistic manner that has a focus on both the individual’s strengths and preventative options that enable us to maximise the independence of the individual.  Refer appropriately for other teams to assess, review and provide support to carers/ family

You must ensure that all Safeguarding investigations are in line with the Mental Capacity Act and that workers make judgements on where a service user may have significant difficult engaging in the process and in those instances that they have suitable advocacy support. Carry out Mental Capacity Assessments and make Best Interest decisions where appropriate, use the Safeguarding process to make sure that the outcomes for service users are achieved and hold providers accountable for making sure that outcomes are met.

  1. Keep full, clear and accurate records
  2. To ensure that any changes to support arrangements are actioned
  3. To work within the framework and principles of the Care Act 2014 in making sure that the Safeguarding investigations are accessible, person centred, holistic with a focused on wellbeing and prevention.
  4. Be prepared and fully participate in supervision


Qualified Social Worker Requirements

– CSW/CQSW/DipSW/BA/MA in Social Work
– Proven post qualifying experience in working with childrens services
– Current Social Worker England registration
– Current Enhanced DBS Disclosure
– Eligibility to work in the UK without work permit or visa restrictions
– Commitment to the safe care and well-being of vulnerable people

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: Full Time Locum
Job Location: London

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