Sanctuary Social Care has a permanent vacancy for an experienced and dedicated senior social worker to work full time within a locality team based in Surrey. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in adult services and be registered with the HCPC.
The salary for this permanent role is £40,000 - £50,000 per annum.
We would be open to hearing from candidates who are looking for a full-time or part-time position(minimum of 18 hours per week). Internal candidates looking for a Secondment opportunity are also welcome to apply as well as people looking to transition from a hospital environment to a Locality Team.
You will need to be motivated and flexible with high professional standards and sound knowledge and experience of current legislation and its application to practice in a social care setting.
An applied knowledge of The Care Act and The Mental Capacity Act and experience of undertaking safeguarding enquiries is essential alongside experience of working in complex situations using professional judgement and a range of interventions.
You will be able to communicate in a clear, fluent, concise and jargon free way and in a courteous, calm and professional manner.
You will have experience of, and be able to provide, professional, reflective supervision, guidance and advice to less experienced social workers, including those completing ASYE and social work students.
Requirements of the senior social worker:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level frontline experience within adult services
In return for all of your skills, enthusiasm and commitment we will support you to take your career to the next level.
We offer a competitive salary, opportunity for progression, excellent training including a thorough induction, essential training matrix linked to your role and professional development plans.
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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement