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Social Worker - Adults

  • Job reference: ERBKIRK1012
  • Location: Batley, West Yorkshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description: Adult Social Work opportunity available within the Kirklees area.

As a member of a team, the jobholder is responsible for the holistic assessment of
individuals and their carers' needs, arranging and/or delivering services to meet
these needs and reassessing needs as appropriate. The jobholder will be
responsible for the day to day management of those cases for which they are the
named worker. Social Workers will intervene with legal and procedural authority to
protect vulnerable people at risk of abuse or neglect; to help individuals, families
and groups to sustain and develop their capacities for independent living and in
complex situations to try to prevent or resolve conflict which may place individuals
at risk.

You will undertake assessment of individuals and their carer's needs, dealing in
particular with the more complex cases presented, and undertaking risk
assessments i.e. high risk of breakdown, including Adult Protection
significant issues such as substance abuse, severe mental health problems
and who present danger to self or others.

This position is full time (37 hours per week) for an initial period of 3 months with the possibility of extension.

If you would be interested in this role or any similar roles please do not hesitate to contact Emily @ Service Care on 01772 208964 or email

Benefits of working for Emily @ Service Care Solutions:
* A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* An extensive & 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
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

Note: Do you know someone who is looking for work in this field? If so, please pass these details on to them. If we are able to place them into work such as this, lasting over 13 weeks, we will happily pay you a £250 referral bonus!