Qualified Social Worker

Posted 13 May 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Care
Contact NameMikeala Osborn

Job description

Our client, Barnsley Coucnil is looking for a qualified social worker who can support the Front Door in adult social care with screening safeguarding referrals and making timely decisions, in line with the Care Act 2014 and the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

As a Qualified Social Worker, you will also be part of a rapid response service that undertakes face-to-face visits to assess the needs and risks of adults who are experiencing or at risk of abuse or neglect when required and provide appropriate advice and support.

The team is also responsible for triaging incoming work to adult social care and ensuring that referrals are directed to the most suitable service or team.

The role involves close work with South Yorkshire Police including reviewing DASH and Vulnerable Adults referrals. The service covers the whole of the Barnsley borough and is based within the town centre with hybrid working available in line with the rapid response rota.

The post is for 3 months initially, with the possibility of extension depending on the needs of the service.

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.

Remedy Social Care is a APSCo 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.