Adult Social Worker Urgent Response Team

  • Location

    Southwark, London

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £20.12 - £20.85 per hour + Umbrella

  • Contact:

    Mark Tuvey

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:


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OneTrue are recruiting for a committed Social Worker to work full time within the Urgent Response Team based in London Borough of Southwark. The ideal applicant will have previous experience working in the same or a similar service, be very dedicated, personable and willing to contribute positively to the team and service to ensure the best and most appropriate outcomes are delivered. Applicants must have previous experience working with UK statutory services and hold valid HCPC registration.


The pay rate for this Social Worker role is £20.12 + £0.73 AWR (Umbrella Company) per hour and is an ongoing contract.


Choose OneTrue for the market leading locum package

* Free DBS and compliance service

* Access to roles first increasing chances of selection for interview

* Discounted FCSA Umbrella company rates (£10 per timesheet) available

* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK

* "Placement Continuity Bonus" of £250 per 500 hours worked

* "Referral Bonus" £250 for each referral you make that achieves 100 hours in placement through OneTrue


Requirements of the Social Worker

* Degree or equivalent in social work

* Current HCPC registration

* Assessments

* Customer focused

* Effective communicator

* Organised

* PC literate

* Risk management

* 0-2 years post qualified experience.


Specific Role Information

Intermediate Care Southwark is recruiting 2 x Project Social Workers for an initial 3 months assignment in the Urgent Response team.


Flexible working covering early/late/long-day shift pattern covering 37.5 hours/week over a Mo - Sun work week is required. Details can be discussed at interview and team is open to setting work patterns that suit the prospective candidate.


Urgent Response requires the Project Social Worker to work closely with other Health and Social Care staff in the team and work as part of a multidisciplinary team of OTs, Physios, Nurses, Pharmacist staff and social work colleagues.


A core role would be to carry out initial assessments or vulnerable clients in the community with a strong emphasis of crisis management and community based hospital admission avoidance work.



The Social Worker vacancy is managed by Mark Tuvey; if you are interested in applying for this position, please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.