Qualified Social Worker – MASH Team Police Station – Guildford, Surrey

SocialWork 2000
£26 - £30ph
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Full Time
Socialwork 2000 are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join a MASH Team based in Guildford, Surrey. Pay rate: £26 - £30ph Job role and requirements: Work routinely with multi-agency referrals that present particular complexities arising from e.g. legal issues, statutory requirements, disputes within families, care and support needs, mental health concerns, DoLS issues, criminal behaviour. Experience with and be able to prioritise and manage a duty Inbox of partner agency referrals including Police, Ambulance, Fire Service, Trading Standards, Children’s services, Health, Provider agencies. Comprehensive understanding and experience of working with relevant legislation in Adult Social Work settings including the Care Act, Mental Capacity Act, and Mental Health Act. Be clear on professionally accountability as a qualified social worker, including adhering to sharing information legislation and relevant protocols to ensure appropriate sharing of information in a multi-agency environment. Have experience of inter-professional working and motivated to work in a positive, collaborative way with co-located partners whilst retaining professional identity. Professionally competent and have experience of dealing with complex safeguarding cases. Excellent communication skills to in a clear, fluent, concise and jargon free way and in a courteous, calm and professional manner. Have excellent risk assessment skills; be skilled at analysis of complex information within referrals. The unique social worker role includes early identification, victim identification and harm reduction to enable relevant actions to be taken as early as possible by the most appropriate partner agency. Offer guidance and support to less experienced colleagues in the team Have competent I.T skills and are willing to learn a variety of software systems The MASH is a non-operational role so there is no direct client contact. Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years PQ experience in social work Qualified Social Worker BA/DipSW/CQSW or equivalent Current registration with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) Must be a car driver Benefits: Pay rate: £26 - £30ph In-house payroll Your own dedicated consultant who can guide you through the process and assist you each step of the way Referral Bonus: Whether you are looking for your first, or next locum role, SocialWork 2000 are here to help you. However, if the time isn’t right for you, but you have a colleague or friend (who is a qualified Social Worker) and is looking for a locum role, just refer them to us. Step 1: for anyone you refer, we register, and we promote for work you will receive £50 Step 2: for anyone you have referred and we place you will then receive a second payment of £50 on their first day of work. Step 3: for anyone you have referred you will receive a third payment of £100 once they have completed a qualifying period of 375 hours of work. Apply now or get in touch for more information; Call us on 01296 826120 or email nikkisocialwork2000.co.uk (Terms and Conditions apply. For more information please get in touch).