LOCUM Social Worker job in Somerset – Adults Learning Disabilities Team

Closing on: Sep 30, 2024

LOCUM Social Worker job in Somerset – Adults Learning Disabilities Team

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.


HOULRY RATE: up to £44.00 ph (umbrella)
TEAM: Adults Learning Disabilities and Neighborhood Team
Working hours is Monday to Friday 08:30 to 17:00pm full time 37.00 hours per week
Hybrid Working – Yes

1. Adult Learning Disability and Autism service.
The role comprises of supervision of Social Workers, ad hoc advice and guidance on Duty, managing duty desk and waiting list. The candidates will need a high level of Social Work knowledge and skill in the LD/Autism field in order to give productive and effective guidance and supervision. Preference is for geographically near to Somerset as expectation to be in office 2 days a week at least.

2. Adults Neighborhood Team
Advanced Practitioners work closely with their team, health and community colleagues to gain an in-depth understanding of community resources that can facilitate and build independence, maintaining people’s ability to remain living in their own community networks and working with a strengths-based approach. You will be required to work in the office base a minimum of 2 days per week, whilst the rest of your working week you can use technology to ensure team communication and support and work in a hybrid model. Utilising your extensive skills and experience to guide your team to support and empower the residents of Somerset to remain independent for longer in their communities. Tailoring solutions around the needs of residents and providing continuity of support and intervention. Promoting independence in everything your team does Working alongside Health and Social Care colleagues (as part of the neighbourhood PCN’s) Liaising with key partners to facilitate improved provision of services, team training and recruitment. Involved in developing, shaping, and building integrated care local services. You will be responsible for supervising registered Social Workers and Adult Social Care Practitioners within your neighbourhood This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced practitioner who wants to further develop their practice and professional leadership in teams and to join the Taunton and West Somerset Neighbourhood.



Qualified Social Worker Requirements

– CSW/CQSW/DipSW/BA/MA in Social Work
– Proven post qualifying experience in working with Adult 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
Contract Type: Locum
Job Location: Somerset

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