Qualified Social Worker - Older Peoples Assessment Team

  • Anonymous
  • Braintree, UK
  • Dec 04, 2019
Per Diem Healthcare & Medical Clinical Social Worker

Job Description

Essex County Council are seeking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker to join a well-managed team in Older Peoples Assessment. The successful candidate will be working in a well-structured, organised team who are growing their social worker staffing levels.

Essex pay close attention to looking after their Social Workers and strive to ensure they feel supported and welcomed in their roles. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a stable working environment with experienced leadership, whilst receiving regular supervision, training opportunities and career progression.

The responsibilities of the Social Worker includes:

Carrying out assessment's for Older Persons and their carers
Obtaining multi-disciplinary assessment of need
Care management
Designing intensive care packages
Carrying a caseload of service users
Make recommendations for short-term care, intermittent care and permanent residential care where appropriate
Self-directed support / personal budgets

To ideal candidate will have:

HCPC registration
Eligibility to work in the UK
Social Work qualified (MA/BSc/DPSW/CQSW/MSc/BA)

Working with Ackerman Pierce you will be guaranteed weekly payment and access to continued profession development, including a dedicated consultant to support you through the interview and on boarding process. The position offers an ongoing contract and well-funded team giving good job security.

To discuss this vacancy or any similar vacancies we currently have available in Essex, please email your updated CV or contact Carmen Thong for more information