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Date Added: Fri 12/02/2021

Social Work Assistant

Gloucestershire, UK
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Job Type: Contract

Salary: £12 - £14 / hourly

Spencer Clarke Group are working closely alongside South Gloucestershire Council to provide them with a Social Work Assistant on a 3-6 month initial contract which is likely to be extended into a longer-term contract.


This role is 37 hours per week, Monday - Friday and offers a pay rate of £12-£14 per hour. This may be negotiable dependent on your experience.


As a successful Social Work Assistant, your duties will be:

  • Identify needs and arrange service provision ensuring that services are appropriate, accurate, targeted and well-organised and contribute to project planning meetings
  • Assess, monitor, evaluate and review cases, care plans or reablement programmes, making recommendations for changes or adjustments as necessary.
  • Take action to refer issues as necessary in accordance with Safeguarding Procedures in order to protect vulnerable people.
  • Provide advice, support and guidance to service users and their carers ensuring it is in line with Council and national standards.

To be considered, you will have the following knowledge/experience:

  • You may hold a vocational qualification e.g. NVQ 3 or equivalent.
  • You will have considerable experience of working in similar service areas, including customers with complex needs.
  • You will demonstrate knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and codes of practice; processes and procedures; support mechanisms and specialist equipment.
  • You will be able to carry out basic risk assessments.


If you wish to be put forward, please apply below and contact Cameron Nicholls @ Spencer Clarke Group. / 01772 954 200


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