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Date Added: Mon 16/01/2023

Qualified Social Work - Adults - Older Adults

Matlock, UK
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Company: REED

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: Salary negotiable

Our client, Nottinghamshire County Council, is looking for a Social Worker to join their Ageing Well Team.  

At Nottinghamshire CC, you’ll be part of a team where agency workers are valued in the same way as permanent workers and are rewarded as such.  

About The Role 

As an Ageing Well Social Worker, you’ll be part of a welcoming team who care for people in the twilight years of their life. You’ll be an integral part of the safety and wellbeing of the elderly.

You’ll be 

  • Responsible for Care Act Assessment, Safeguarding, VARM, Mental Capacity Assessments/Best Interests decisions and Court work.
  • Delivering service to older people and adults with eligible needs arising from long term conditions.
  • Working with the Mental Capacity Act and The Mental Health Act. Being able to utilise these to provide your assessments.  
  • Signposting relevant services for service users. 

You are 

  • A driver with access to a car 

  • Experienced in Adults Social Work

  • Registered with Social Work England with the ability to practice in the UK 

You’ll need 

  • A Social Work Degree or equivalent 

Benefits of working for Nottinghamshire

  • You are treated the same as permanent employees. 

  • You have regular support and supervision. 

  • Management will work the same hours as you. Ensuring that you have support at all times. 

  • CPD and training offered as standard. 

  • 9-day fortnight as standard, this means 1 day off per fortnight guaranteed!? 

  • Caseloads are capped.? 

  • Flexible working arrangements.? 

Benefits of working through Reed 

  • Dedicated Recruitment Consultant? 

  • Aftercare service delivered by Candidate Care Team? 

  • Free CV building and Interview support? 

  • Free DBS checks? 

  • Weekly payroll? 

  • PAYE payroll option with additional benefits including holiday pay, healthcare, pension plus more? 

  • CPD contributions? 

  • £250 for referring a friend? 

  • Access to full UK jobs market with top tier status across many public and private sector clients? 

  • Supporting the Reed Foundation which has given £9.5m to charity since 2010?  

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