Social Worker - Level 3

Location Isle of Wight, England
Salary £37.87 - £40.00 per hour
ALTHOUGH ADVERTISED FOR ONE MONTH, IT IS LIKELY THIS POST WILL RUN FOR AT LEAST 3 MONTHS AS WE RECRUIT AND ONBOARD PERMANENT STAFF. Qualified Social Worker, to work as part of Adult Social Care in County Hall, Newport, Isle of Wight to work within Initial Adult Social Care Contact (IASCC) Team. You will be required to work 5 days per week, Monday - Thursday, 8.30am until 5pm and Friday 8.30am until 4.30pm = 37 hrs. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of the role and the complexity of the work undertaken to achieve the best outcomes. • Clear experience and operational knowledge of working in a busy and pressurised front line team • Have a clear understanding of and experience working with Adult Social Care statutory duties under the Care Act 2014, Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act and other primary legislation and guidance including Continuing Health care. • To demonstrate person centred working • To facilitate and support individuals to complete a needs assessment using a strengths-based approach, which focuses on the skills and abilities, considers their networks of support both within families and the wider community.