Social Work Assistant – Adults

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £11.50 / Hour
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Health & Social Care
  • Deadline:
    July 8, 2021

Spencer Clarke Group are looking for a Social Work Assistant within the Adults Learning Disability team in Worcestershire.

Contract – Full time – Monday – Friday

3 month initial contract – ongoing on a month to month basis after

Rate of pay: £11.50+ per hour

Negotiable depending on experience

About the role

  • To work with adults, using a strength based approach, who may have a wide range of care and support needs and require support to reduce and manage identified risks.
  • To work in partnership and engage other professionals to ensure there is a multi-agency approach which enables the adult and/or their carer to live as independently as possible.
  • To meet statutory requirements including best practice in relation to the principles of the Care Act 2014 and the Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • To fully engage in reflective practice, demonstrating you are an active member of the team.
  • To identify adults and carers who may be at risk and support safeguarding procedures, alongside a qualified social worker
  • To participate in a range of meetings with adults and carers’ and exchange information, participate in decision making, with support,  and review progress.

 About you

Level 2 qualification (e.g. NVQ2) in health and social care or be able to demonstrate equivalent experience

Level 2 qualification (e.g. GCSE A to C) in maths and English or demonstrable equivalent

About us

  • We offer up to a £250 referral bonus – so please pass on any details to someone who you think may be interested!
  • We supply to hundreds of councils across the UK!
  • Nationwide Supplier to the NHS!

If you are interested in the role, please contact Adam @ Spencer Clarke Group – 01772 954200 /