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Qualified Social Worker - Substance Misuse Team

Qualified Social Worker - Substance Misuse Team

  • Location

    South East London, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £30.00 per hour + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    On going

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Qualified Social Worker to work within a Substance Misuse Team for a Local Authority based in South East London.

Job Purpose

The team is made up of two social workers and a Practitioner Manager. The social workers complete social care assessments under the Care Act 2014, for intensive abstinent based i.e. rehab, day programmes and personalised packages (once funding is agreed by the resource panel). Social workers review service users placements which are within or outside of London. Social workers also undertake safeguarding enquiries and work with service users and agencies to formulate a protection plan to support that person. Therefore the candidates must have the above experience for this post.

Social workers use a number of data bases including Mosaic, EPJS, Oracle and usually carry a caseload of 20-25 cases. Social workers are managed by the Practitioner Manager, who is managed by an off site social worker manager.

You will need to be:

HCPC registered

Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

Competitive pay rates

Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies

1st tier agency

Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly