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Adult Social worker Surrey

  • Job reference: DT0504
  • Location: Esher, Surrey
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description: We are looking to recruit a Social Worker to be part of a Adult services based in Elmbridge Surrey.

Working for Surrey County Council:

we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 24 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

This is a unique post in the locality team where we require leadership in integration with Health and Social Care. It is very much an operational position, making integration work with our partners, particularly in Kingston Hospital, Molesey and Walton Community Hospitals as well as the community Hubs of East Elmbridge and Thames Medical.

You will need to have some understanding of delayed discharges and how we work with the medical teams to ensure safe discharges. The future of the Primary Care Networks will be part of your agenda as we bring together the Hub and community work.

The successful applicant will:

lead on the development of integration by providing advice on assessment, support planning and discharges, promoting the social model of disability in the community
receive supervision from the Locality Senior Manager and will be supervising our staff who are working in the areas of health
will be supported to undertake relevant training to the role
In order to be considered for the position, your application will evidence that you:

hold a professional Social Worker, Occupational Therapist, Nursing or other relevant Qualification and be registered with a professional body
have a significant working knowledge of the current statutory framework for health and social care provision and relevant legislation and experience of working with health colleagues
At Surrey we really value our staff and as part of this commitment we ensure all staff:

Receive regular supervision sessions
Are assigned a "buddy" to help you settle into your new role
Are provided with a personal performance plan to support your career development
Have access to a wide range of training opportunities to help you develop yourself within the role.
For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job description and person specification.

You will have:

* A recognised social work qualification
* Full HCPC registration
* Children And Families Social Work experience
* Car Driver with access to your own car.

If you are interested in applying for this role or if you would like information about any roles in your area please call Delanie on the number provided 01772 208964 or email, or by applying direct to this advert.

Working with Service Care Solutions offers many benefits including:

* A specialist consultant within an experienced Social Work recruitment team
* Consistently excellent rates of pay
* An extensive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
* Payroll service twice a week
* An extensive and exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
* Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
* Payroll service twice a week
* Ltd and PAYE payment options available
* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
* Loyalty schemes / bonuses
* Disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know anyone who would be perfect for this role and they are placed into work you receive £250 once their probationary period has been completed