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Social Worker - Adults Team

A Berkshire-based Adults Social Work locality team are currently searching for a qualified locum social worker to join their service for the forseeable future.


What's on offer:



  • This team works with older adults and physically disabled service users and can offer a long contract within a stable local authority.

  • A competitive pay rate of up to £28 per hour for the right applicant.

  • Excellent management structure with experienced leaders.

  • Great location, close to London and with major transport links.


Responsibilities:



  • Managing a caseload of 20-30 service users.

  • Carrying person-centred and strength-based care needs assessments.

  • Carrying out Mental Capacity Assessments and making Best Interest decisions.

  • Carrying out reviews of care plans.

  • Working collaboratively with hospitals to facilitate safe discharges and necessary adaptations to service users' lives throughout the reablement and rehabilitation process.

  • Managing safeguarding alerts to mitigate or remove risks for vulnerable adults.


You must have:



  • HCPC registration

  • A clear, enhanced DBS Background check

  • At least two years of experience in an Adults Social Work environment