Social Worker - Adults Learning Disabilities - Thurrock - £28ph

Liquid Personnel
West Thurrock
£25,000 - £29,999
05 Dec 2018
09 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Social Worker - Adults Learning Disabilities - Thurrock - £28 per hour

My Client requires an experienced Adults Learning Disabilities Social Worker to join their Learning Disabilities Team in a supportive and well-connected team in Thurrock.

They ideally need candidates with strong learning disabilities experience and someone who is able to work autonomously.

Benefits as a Learning Disabilities Social Worker:

  • Manageable and diverse caseload
  • Great Team
  • Good location

Duties as a Learning Disabilities Social Worker:

  • To support the caseload of the most sensitive and complex cases involving work with the most vulnerable client groups- this may be disabled young people
  • To work closely with Education, Health and other organisations to effectively contribute to the Preparing for adulthood agenda
  • To work with colleagues and other professionals in a range of organisations to develop a service that provides the best possible social care services and to meet the aspiration's and outcomes of vulnerable young people
  • To represent the Department in discussions with other agencies at the discretion of senior management
  • To participate in decisions about management and systems relating to the development of the team
  • To undertake professional supervision of support planners
  • To participate in the day-to-day responsibility for professional decisions made at the point of referral and crisis management
  • To be committed to and participate in electronic recording and processing of information
  • To demonstrate the highest standards of practice ability and skills and to work independently within Department policy and procedures
  • To actively promote the support planning service with service users, colleagues and other staff within and outside the Department
  • Ensure safeguarding procedures are adhered to and implemented where necessary
  • To effectively manage case load of young people and attend EHC planning meetings as assigned by the team manager.
Essential Requirements:
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with "My Liquid Rewards"
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
  • "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place *
  • "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

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Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

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