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Adult Social Worker

  • Job reference: XMSASWLCC
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description: Adult Social Worker
3 month Ongoing

Candidates will provide a social work and case management service to adults with social care needs within the Leicester area. Candidates will manage a specialist caseload in accordance with departmental and divisional priorities, policies and procedures.

Main Duties:
To assess the needs of and risks to adult service users with social care needs including mental health issues, substance misuse issues, physical, sensory, age related and learning disabilities and their carers.

To manage a specialist caseload in accordance with departmental and divisional priorities, policies and procedures.

To commission, co-ordinate, monitor and review community care services to service users and their carers in a way that meets the diverse population of people living in the City of Leicester.

To develop and build on partnership working arrangements and advocate the social work role.

To be a representative of Leicester City Council's Adult Social care services within any multi-agency working fora and to ensure that a social work and anti-oppressive perspective informs decisions and practices regarding people served by these teams.

To undertake the statutory functions of Leicester City Council's Adult Social Care & Health service as relevant to the post including the Safeguarding Adults function.

Benefits of working with us
- SCS will fund the £9 a week fee via ARCH Umbrella company!
- SCS will pay £150 to any new Qualified Social Workers after 4 weeks in an assignment
- SCS offer £250 for every Qualified Social Worker you refer over to us!(£150 after 6 weeks in the assignment and £100 after completing 12 weeks)
- SCS will offer £150 to Qualified Social Workers sourcing their own job and referring it to the agency!
- SCS will pay up to £250 each year to help with your Continuing Professional Development.
- SCS will pay a "Thank you" bonus to Qualified Social Workers after each 12-month period they complete with SCS.

If you are interested in any of the above roles, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Theo at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email