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Senior Social Worker

  • Location: Walsall, West Midlands
  • Salary: £32 - £32 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Social Worker to join our team in Walsall, UK. As a Senior Social Worker, you will be responsible for providing a high standard of social work to users and carers based on an assessment of need and aimed at promoting and maximizing independence and well-being.


1. Carry out the duties of a professionally qualified social worker, compliant with the professional standards, as laid down by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

2. Conduct assessments for clients, taking into account social and economic factors, to determine what services are required.

3. Prepare professional reports and participate in multidisciplinary meetings aimed to provide the best support to the client.

4. Develop and implement care plans that satisfy the assessed needs of clients in consultation with other health professionals.

5. Provide practical help and advice to clients in a bid to solve their problems.

6. Supervise junior social workers, support staff, and student placements as required and demonstrate best practice standards at all times.

7. Work collaboratively with partner agencies, using joint training and shared learning opportunities.

8. Adhere to all statutory procedures, safeguarding children and adults at risk, and promoting their welfare and safety.


1. Degree or Diploma in Social Work.

2. Registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

3. Experience in child and family management, mental health, or public health.

4. Proven experience as a Senior Social Worker.

5. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team.

6. Knowledge and experience of relevant legislation applicable to social care.

7. Excellent crisis management skills.

8. Willingness to attend training courses and stay updated with current policies affecting social care work.

9. Sensitivity and understanding for people from various backgrounds.

Note: This role may require flexible hours and on-call duties, including occasional evenings and weekends, to meet the needs of our service users.

Working with Seven Resourcing:

Established in 2011, Seven Resourcing is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of temporary and ad-hoc professionals. Rated ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot from 2000+ reviews, and with 20+ major recruitment awards, we take pride in knowing we can find you the best possible rates and a role you can be proud of.

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