Social Worker-Adults -Physical Disabilities

Location Southwark
Salary £27.00 - £29.10 per hour
Discipline
Social Worker (4 Yrs+ post qualified experience in relevant social work areas) required.
Successful candidate will be willing and able to carry out face to face client visits in Southwark an average of 3 days per week out of the Tulse Hill or Peckham office with max. 2 days/week working from home possible currently.
**Requirement to be fully vaccinated or at least have had their first vaccine and awaiting 2nd one. Evidence will be required at interview**
This role is in the @home urgent response service, based in Tulse Hill, serving the Southwark community across the entire borough and facilitating urgent home based assessments for care and support in a crisis.
Job Summary:
to provide a social work service to the adults with physical disabilities complex needs client group. Responsible for the implementation and co-ordination of complex assessments, the purchase of agreed packages of care, and the monitoring of service contracts in partnership with neuro rehab teams, Reablement and health professionals. Responsible for autonomous casework and support to the wider social work service e.g. Duty support.

Strong influencing and negotiating skills with clients and other health professionals are essential to successfully work embedded into the neuro rehab service as the only social worker.