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Learning Disabilities Social Worker

  • Job reference: JLLD030221
  • Location: Islington, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description: Learning Disabilities Social Worker
Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Qualified Adult Social Worker to join the Learning Disabilities Service for up to 12 months to cover maternity. The successful post holder will need to have experience working in a multi-disciplinary team and ability to work from home (may need to meet with service users under national/local guidance).

HOW TO APPLY - Please send your most up to date cv to jennifer.lynch@servicecare.org.uk or call Jennifer on 01772 208964 for more information regarding this role.

Role Requirements and Responsibilities
*Recognised social work qualification
*SW England registration
*Experience of working with adults with global learning disabilities or a similar field involved in assessment of needs, care/support planning and case management
*A working knowledge of relevant legislation relating to the provision of services for adult client groups
*Excellent communication, report writing and IT skills
*Ability to deal with referrals within the team and to other teams
*Ability to chair and attend reviews and other meetings
*Ability to review needs and outcomes to ensure that services are still appropriate/meeting needs and where necessary facilitating changes to support
*Ability to implement and review protection plans
*Ability to carry out safeguarding enquiries under the care act
*Can develop effective working relations with internal departments and external agencies

Benefits of working with Service Care Solutions
*A specialist consultant specific to you with a wide range of social work knowledge
*Excellent and competitive rates of pay
*An extensive range of exclusive Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
*Expert payroll service processed twice per week
*Frequent job updates sent to you exclusively to meet your requirements
*£250 bonus offered for referring a friend to any job role
*Loyalty Bonus Scheme

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.