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social Worker

  • Job reference: DH0505
  • Location: Southend-On-Sea, Essex
  • 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 an Adult Disabilities Team based in Southend on sea Essex.

Working for south end

Southend offer a stable work forces with a long serving, well established senior management team who are always approachable.

Flexible working is encouraged by management to allow time to write reports.

The Southend Borough is relatively compact so there is limited travelling for work purposes which gives employees more time to complete assignment workloads.

Southend caseloads are diverse in make-up offering lots of opportunities to learn new skills and work with new cases. We are not a sleepy seaside town

Southend have recently invested in new Social Care technology, transferring to Liquid Logic and offering all employees Mobile Phones and Laptops.

Southend on Sea Borough Council offer more than just a team working environment. They are more of a family who support each other to achieve the best possible outcomes for vulnerable adults in the Borough. There is an open, honest and supportive environment with both colleagues and management. Southend host regular team meetings, reviews and supervision for staff.

This is a great opportunity to work with health and social care colleagues and other partners by engaging in innovative practice and a visionary approach to creating a better Southend. The Team are integral to the Adult Social Care transformation programme, changing our approach to the way we work with Adults, Carers and the Community. They are enthusiastic to embrace this and need the full complement of staffing resources to support one another to achieve the desired outcomes.

Job Purpose Summary
This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Social Worker to work in the East Locality Team. The team are undergoing a large transformation programme across adult social care to develop person-centred pathways and practice which is enabling, supportive and developing communities to become more resilient. Working alongside health colleagues to prevent adults from being admitted to long term residential care and supporting interdependence with the community, you will support adults and their carer's as a 'change agent' to build on their strengths, assets and abilities to self-manage. This post not only supports the statutory requirement for a Social Worker to undertake timely reviews, it also promotes an asset-based approach, maximising independence of the adult and reducing marginalisation.

What you will to apply

* 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