Assessment Social Worker - Duty Every 6th Week - £29.93/Hr

  • Job Reference: 00006641-1
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £27.74 to £29.93 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Assessment Social Worker

A Local Authority based in the West Midlands is seeking an experienced Social Worker to join their Assessment service which covers duty every 6th week, giving Social Workers enough time to clear of their cases contributing to a better work life balance


Will working in a small team where you will receive regular supervision
Will be issues equipment to work from home during the Covid-19 pandemic - this is expected to continue even after the situation has improved
Duty every 6th week ensures caseloads remain manageable
Currently visits are being conducted virtually
Will be joining an improving Local Authority which has received funding for innovation
Pay rates are in line with the memorandum

This is an excellent opportunity for those candidates who are looking to join an improving Local Authority and are keen to be part of the change. You will be encouraged to use your creativity and experience to feedback to the management teams your ideas to help develop practice. The service have regular meeting where Social Workers are able to highlight their views and recommendations to the senior management team with the view of implementing innovative ideas to improve practice

The Assessment team is a fast paced team which holds duty once every 6 weeks which gives you the chance to clear off caseloads before being allocated a new batch, This contributes to a much healthier workload and also means that you have time to attend training and development sessions which are run regularly in the service and which you are able to become a part of

To be considered for this post you should have experience of working in an Assessment or MASH team

To find out more about this post or to discuss alternatives feel free to contact me, Rico on (phone number removed). Alternatively you can email me an up to date CV to (url removed)