LOCUM Senior Practitioner job in the West Midlands.
|Location||Worcestershire, United Kingdom|
|Date Posted||March 15, 2018|
Social Workers (All Grades)
|Team||Adult Mental Health|
Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Senior Practitioner in West Midlands.
As the Senior Social Worker/Senior Practitioner you will supervise and support Qualified Reviewing staff and Reviewing Officer Assistants within the team, as well as administrative staff. You will support other seniors and manager in the team with Authorising the work of RO’s, screening work coming into the team, Completing some complex reviews and supporting other Ro’s with their work. Also you will help assist the Team Manager in managing staff performance and deputies for the manager when required.
Must have a sound knowledge of current legislation in particular The Care Act, CHC, Mental Capacity and Dols (including community dols)
Considerable experience of safeguarding and adult protection is essential
Ability to keep effective electronic records and a sound knowledge of IT systems is required preferable within The County Councils Framework system and report management.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to present information appropriately.
Essential experience in a supervision role. Essential experience in Adult Social care Social Work and legislation Good IT skills preferable FWI
Qualified Social Worker Requirements
- CSW/CQSW/DipSW/BA/MA in Social Work
- 2 years post qualifying experience in working with adults services
- Current HCPC Registration
- Eligibility to work in the UK without work permit or visa restrictions
- Commitment to the safe care and well-being of vulnerable people
Our Locum Social Workers benefit from
- Excellent Rates
- Refer-a-friend scheme*
- Assistance with DBS applications
- Assistance with HCPC registration*
- Dedicated consultant support
- Varied career opportunities
- Flexible working opportunities
If you are interested in this position please apply online or call us on 020 8506 1111
Supply Care Solutions have a number of locum jobs across the UK. * All locums must be contract compliant before commencing work through our agency. We are recruiting professionals across all specialisms and grade. We offer an excellent referral bonus for any new worker you refer to us*Terms and conditions apply. Supply Care Solutions works in conjunction with Monitor/TDA rate caps