Social Worker – Older People – Kent

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £30 / per hour
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    9 months ago
  • Category:
    Social Care
  • Deadline:
    28th April 2021
  • Job Level:

Social Worker – Older people & Physical Disabilities – Kent – £30p/h

 

Social Personnel are currently looking for a Social Worker to join Kent’s OPPD Service. They are paying a rate of £30p/h and the main focus of this role is to support Older people with physical disabilities.

 

Duties:

  • Assessment and identification of memory difficulties associated with Dementia using various tools
  • Arranging methods of intervention in arresting the spread of the disease through cognitive stimulation activities for social prescription
  • Working in partnership with carers and significant others in monitoring developments after prescription
  • Arranging Care Act Assessments for those whose impact is debilitating and needing both homecare respite and long-term packages which may include residential care.
  • Reviewing packages of care to ensure continuity of service provision
  • Working in partnership with OTS for any improvements in the living environment to promote independence
  • Giving advice on healthy lifestyles to slow the progression of the disease.
  • Doing clinical reviews with clients to assess progress on both the medication and other social interventions

 

 

What you need:

  • QSW Status – including qualification, Social Work England registration and completed ASYE
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in adults-based teams.
  • Right to work in the UK.

 

Benefits of working with Social Personnel:

  • As a Top Tier agency across many local authorities nationwide, Social Personnel have access to jobs earlier than other agencies, giving you the best chance at securing the role.
  • A way to give back to charitable organisations/disadvantaged young people, through our partnership with Youth at Risk, now known as GRIT
  • Simplistic payroll process, taking away the hassle from you – just enjoy your hard earned money each week
  • Training and development opportunities which meet the needs of your career and are tailored to you
  • A market leading £250 referral bonus, for every successful placement we make from someone you refer to us
  • Your own highly experienced recruitment consultant and dedicated aftercare team
  • Boat Parties, prize giveaways and much, much more!

 

Contact:

If you are interested in this position please submit application or call Poppi on 07767553015.

 

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