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Lancashire - adult safeguarding and mental health

  • Location

    Lancashire, England

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £19 - £20 per hour

  • Contact:

    Mikeala Osborn

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

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our client Lancashire County Council is looking for a social worker with experience of adult safeguarding and mental health.

The post will be for 8-12 weeks working across the whole county carrying out S42 Safeguarding enquiries for adults with mental health problems within the Mental Health Safeguarding Team. You must have experience of carrying out capacity assessments. Experience of working with people with an Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder would be useful. At the moment the post will be mostly working from home due to continued covid restrictions within council buildings. However there will be some office working (in Accrington) and visits across the county. You will be required to have covid vaccinations and to complete Lateral Flow Tests twice a week.

Essential requirements:
* Degree in Social Work or equivalent qualification
* Registration with Social Work England
* ASYE completed

Benefits of working with Remedy
* A personal one-one service from your highly experienced dedicated consultant.
* Top tier supplier across London giving us first access to jobs
* Referral bonus - up to £250* per person placed.
* Double payrolls each week.

*Terms & Conditions apply

You will be required to fully register with Remedy for all locum positions.
To be considered for this role, please apply with your CV on the social care team.

Remedy Social Care is a REC Standard agency and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the vulnerable. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS. Our objective is to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone with suitable skills and ability regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. All applications will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.