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Social Worker Assessment Officer

  • Job reference: SW16012020
  • Location: Merton, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description: I am recruiting for a Social Work assessment officer to undertake reviews with young adults who have Learning Disabilities in Merton.

This unique position features no caseload, and is purely an assessment role. Once assessments have been conducted you will pass on the outcome to the relevant teams if needs be.

This Job Description is a guide to the level and range of responsibilities the post holder will be expected to undertake initially. It is neither exhaustive nor inclusive and may be subject to changes in order to meet legislative requirements changing circumstances and business demands of the service.

The primary purpose of this role is to:
*To carry out care need reviews, analysis and planning, and to undertake preventative work with younger adults to ensure they are safely cared for in the home without managing the ongoing case management.
*To liaise with key agencies to gather information relevant to the provision of an effective service and care provision to younger adults and families and contribute to wider assessment processes.
*To work with a range of legal interventions and developmental policies and procedures to support outcome based care planning for younger adults and their families.
*Work directly with younger adults, families, carers and communities to help them make informed decisions, empowering them to express needs and participate in the decision making process.

Pay Rate - £28 p/h
Hours - 36 per week Mon- Fri
Contract - 4 Months on going

What do you need to apply?
- Experience with young adults and learning disabilities
- HCPC / Relevant Qualification OR Newly qualified with relevant placement experience
- Car Driver/ Access to own Transport

Contact Sam @ Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email if you wish to apply or find out more information

Benefits of working with Service care solutions
Free Payroll Service*
SCS will fund the £9 a week fee via ARCH Umbrella company! if you secure a Qualified Social worker role.
Candidate Referral Bonus
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)
Find your own job bonus
SCS will offer £150 to Qualified Social Workers sourcing their own job and referring it to the agency you must be placed in the role for 4weeks before payment can be made!
Permanent Qualified Social Worker Bonus*
If you are placed in to a permanent position by SCS we will pay £250 after you have completed 12 weeks in the role!
Subsidised training
SCS will pay up to £250 each year to help with your Continuing Professional Development

Loyalty Reward Scheme
SCS will pay a "Thank you" bonus to Qualified Social Workers after each 12-month period they complete with SCS