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Part time Adults Social Work Assistant - Accrington

  • Job reference: ST2007RASOLANCS
  • Location: Accrington, Lancashire
  • Job type: All
  • Area of Expertise: Unqualified Social Work
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Job description: Adults Social Work Assistant - Community Team - Accrington

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Part time Social Work Assistant (RASO) to work in the Adults Services in Lancashire Council. This will working 15 hours per week over 2 days and will be working in the Reablement team.

*This is to start immediately so please apply now to be considered*

This temporary position is for the successful candidate to primarily focus upon the Reablement Backlog cases as follows:
* Conduct Initial Visits for Reablement Backlog cases, write out Reablement Support Plans and Outcome and Feedback Forms and leave a copy in the individual's home
* Look to engage the family and individual for Reablement, focusing on motivating goals and setting correct expectations surrounding the service and ongoing care
* Explain the service to the Service User and their family
* Set SMART outcomes that are clear, concise and in plain English
* Attend every Daily Catch-up call with their Manager (Senior OT)
* If outcome of Reablement results in an ongoing Package of Care to discuss with their Manager (Senior OT)
* If the feedback provided by the provider is not detailed enough, the Social Work Assistant should look to contact the Provider/RAs directly to get the detail required to review the case
* Feedback should be acted on or reviewed with OT Team Manager and Senior OT to agree the best course of action
* Complete final review promptly - be on top of feedback and understand when the individual is ready for review
* Send all referrals for ongoing care to their Manager (Senior OT) following the Final Review

This position is ideal for Newly Qualified Social Workers or someone with previous experience working in the Adults Services so please get in touch now to apply on 01772208964 or reply to this email!

*Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know. Once they are placed and complete their probationary period you receive a £250 bonus! *

Essential requirements for this role include:
*Previous placements/work at Lancashire Council or Liquid Logic Experience is HIGHLY desirable
*Car driver essential
*Previous experience working with Adults

If you are interested in this role and require any information or any information on any other role in your area please contact Sophie at Service Care Solutions on 01772208964 or email