Social Worker (Social and Healthcare Qualified)

Location Bedford, Bedford, England
Salary £33.08 - £35.80 per hour
We are looking to recruit a Social Worker who will work with and provide services to people aged 18 to 65 years, with a range of care and support needs with an aim to keep people living at home and within their communities for as long as possible. The successful candidate will be skilled and motivated with excellent interpersonal skills, able to work with individuals creating timely, person centred, strength based assessments. Knowledge of the Care Act, Personalised Budgets and Carers Legislation is required. It is desirable (although not essential) to have experience of working with people aged 18 to 65 years.
You will need high levels of commitment to excellent service user care, good analytical skills with evidence of the ability to make clear evidence recommendations to promote effective decision making. The ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and partners, as well as, the ability to travel around the Bedford area.