Social Worker - Community and Housing Team

South London, London
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Job Summary

  • Job Reference: TW2805F_1559044064
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2019-05-28
  • Location: South London, London
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2019-07-27
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  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

Tradewind Social Care are currently recruiting for a Social Worker to join the Community and Housing Team in South London.

Duties:

  1. To undertake the range of activities necessary for the entire Care Management process as outlined in the NHS and Community Care Act 1990 and associated guidance
  2. To undertake such casework duties as are appropriate in relation to cases allocated by Team managers, within the policies of the Department. This duty includes the maintaining of up-to-date and adequate paper and IT based case records
  3. To undertake the specific duties, as are assigned to their relevant professional group under any relevant legislation, and such additional duties as may be directed by the Head of Service /Service Manager
  4. To identify areas of risk and complete risk assessments in line with the Merton Care Management Procedures
  5. To ensure that quality and value for money services are commissioned to meet identified needs and that services purchased comply with Corporate and Departmental standing orders and good practice guidelines. To effectively negotiate the best price for care and placements.

Requirements:

HCPC Registration

Knowledge of the role and services provided by Local Authority Social Services departments

A working knowledge and understanding of the psychological, physical, social and emotional needs of Adults who fall within the remit of Adult Social Care

Ability to use Information Technology and produce statistics /performance indicators as required

To discuss this opportunity further please contact Alex Blythe on 0203 743 6103

Due to a high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to respond to applications who meet the needs of our clients

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