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Qualified Social Worker - Adults Learning Disability - Manchester City Council

Job Title: Qualified Social Worker - Adults Learning Disability - Manchester City Council
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Manchester City Centre
Salary: £25 per hour
Contact Name: Ben Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Qualified Social Worker | Adults Learning Disability| Manchester City Council

4Recruitment Services require an experienced Social Worker to work within a Adults learing disability team based within Manchester City Council. The Successful Social Worker will be required to have a minimum of 2 years recent Social Work experience of working within a Adults Learning Disabilty team.

The successful Social Worker will have experience of:

    • Carrying out full social care reassessment making appropriate referrals for specialist assessments
    • Intergrated working with LD nurses, OT, reablement team
    • Working with family members keeping them informed and on-side
    • Conducting capacity assessments and arranging best interest meetings
    • Presenting cases to panel for change package care
    • Reviewing Support Plans, regularly and targets set to enable service users to progress and move on within the community
    • Evaluating how well current needs are being met in relation to the Care Act
    • Identifying potential development and specify how that will be met
    • Negotiating placement provision or costs where appropriate (with commissioning support)
    • Identifying whether placement is best value for money, Identifying cost/benefits for any interventions
    • Identify other funding mechanisms for placement

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To apply for this the Social Worker must:

  • Have a relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Be HCPC Registered
  • Be eligible to work within the UK

the pay rate for this role is £25.00 per hour on a 3 month locum basis

4Recruitment Services is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and Healthcare Professionals.

We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area:

Please contact Ben Smith on 0208-911 1085