Ref. 045KS

Social Worker – Assessment Team

  • Location: Tiverton, England
  • Salary: £44 - £44 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are currently seeking a dedicated, compassionate, and skilled Social Worker to join our Assessment Team based in Tiverton, UK. The successful individual will be integral in identifying the needs of service users and making informed decisions regarding the necessary steps to improve user situations.


1. Conduct comprehensive assessments on individuals and families to evaluate their social, emotional, physical, and mental states.

2. Develop and implement effective care plans, provide referrals, and arrange community resources.

3. Liaise and collaborate with other professionals in the health and social care sector, such as doctors, psychologists, and school staff.

4. Maintain in-depth records and write detailed reports, which could be used in legal proceedings.

5. Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings to discuss cases and offer and receive support.

6. Provide emotional support and counseling to service users and their families.

7. Adhere to all company policies, procedures, and guidelines, including confidentiality and safeguarding procedures.

8. Participate in continuous professional training and development opportunities to stay updated on laws, best practices, and industry developments.

Qualifications and Skills:

1. A degree in social work and a registered member of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

2. Proven experience working within an Assessment Team in a social work setting is strongly preferred.

3. Strong knowledge of relevant law, child protection procedures, and local and national policies affecting children and families.

4. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a dedicated team.

5. Exceptional communication skills, with the ability to adapt communication styles as necessary.

6. An emotional resiliency to work with challenging and often distressing situations.

7. A current UK driving license and access to a vehicle for work purposes.

As Social Worker in our Assessment Team, you will play a critical role in promptly assessing the needs of children and families. Your expertise and insights will be pivotal in shaping their future outcomes, and your continuous investment in their well-being will validate the significance and impact of your role. If you are passionate about making a difference and possess the required qualifications and skills, we invite you to submit your application.

Note: Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.

The employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.

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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