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Job Reference: 60179

Social Care Assessment Officer

  • Newcastle upon TyneTyne and Wear
  • £14 - £14 per hour
  • Temporary / Full Time

Seven Resourcing are looking for 2 temporary Social Care Assessment Officers to work in and Adult Social Care Team in Newcastle. These positions are initially for a period of 3 months and are paying £14.00 per hour.

The role:

To assist the Social Work Teams to deliver services in accordance with agreed objectives, quality and performance standards, that will improve the outcomes for individuals and families.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To assist Social Work Teams with case work ensuring that families or individuals receive support that is consistent, integrated and is of the highest standard.
  • To provide information for reports, meetings, conferences, etc., to agreed standards.
  • To undertake basic/initial assessments keeping cases under review and maintaining high quality standards of service to Vulnerable Adults.
  • To maintain high quality safeguarding standards for Vulnerable Adults, reporting concerns promptly to the Team Manager.
  • To update and maintain computer and written records in accordance with Directorate guidelines ensuring the quality of the information noted is accurate and up to date.
  • To participate in and/or minute meetings in respect of service users.
  • To establish and promote effective working relationships with external partners, agencies and other sections of the Directorate that will improve practice and outcomes for individuals and families.
  • To administer petty cash in accordance with the Authority and the Directorate’s financial regulations and procedures.
  • To assist in maintaining a healthy, safe and secure environment and to act in accordance with the Council’s policies and procedures.

Applicant Requirements:



Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.

Compliance: Current DBS and 2 x references.

Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.

Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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