Locum Social Worker

Locum Social Worker - Older Person Team - Lambeth Council

Lambeth Council is currently seeking an experienced Locum Social Worker to join the Older Person Service.

Lambeth council is well establish, with competitive pay rates and are able to offer consistent supervision and support.
You must have:

  • 2 years post qualifying experience

  • Experience working in a multi-disciplinary team

  • Experience working with older people

  • HCPC registered

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Working directly with adults with disabilities and their carers

  • Handling difficult, sensitive situations where there may be a difference of opinion between clients, carers, providers and purchasers about how best a person's needs can be met.

  • Confidently supporting clients to get the outcomes they want and challenging stakeholders to do the same.

  • Working cooperatively with colleagues, including colleagues involved in housing provision and commissioning.

  • Managing risks

  • Communicating with a wide audience

  • Working carefully and methodically under pressure

This would be an excellent career step for a social worker looking for a new challenge.

The team offers great support with regular supervision and training.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Free access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500 per annum) which contributes to HCPC

  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant who is focused on your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience

  • Competitive hourly rate of £24.92 per hour

  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a “friend” or “colleague” looking for work.

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Emily Game 0118 948 5555.

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