Social Worker - Adult Learning Disability Team

Posted 24 June 2024
Salary Up to £32 per hour
LocationSouth London
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Care
Contact NameSky Harp

Job description

Remedy Recruitment Group are currently on the lookout for a Social Worker for an Adults Learning Disability Team based in South London.

The Learning Disability team provides care management and safeguarding support under the Care Act 2014 to people over the age of 18 who are in need of community care services. These include services for people with LD and or Autism and people who provide unpaid care to friends or family. The successful candidate will need to be able to work according to the relevant legislation for people in need of support, plus people over the age of 18 who have a Learning Disability. In addition to the ability to assess and review people in receipt of care and support, the candidate will need to have excellent report writing and computer skills. Record keeping is a vital and necessary part of the job. Being able to communicate effectively is central to the role. The successful candidate will need to be flexible, committed, and hard working with a willingness to work to quality standards. They must have experience of working within a multidisciplinary framework and need to have good negotiating skills. The successful candidate will be working with Partner Agencies and will be required to maintain good working relationships. They will be required to work mainly on completing statutory annual reviews in a timely manner. They may come across and will have to undertake S.42 work, MCA's and best Interest assessments.

You will need to be:

  • SWE 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*