Location Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Job type Temporary
Salary £26 - £28 per hour
Reference MM - Cambridge
Date posted November 27, 2019
Duration 3 months
Maxxima's Social Work team are currently recruiting for Qualified Social Workers to fill job roles in Cambridge

The roles will be based within an Adults Continuing Healthcare Team, who are looking for Qualified Social Workers to start as soon as possible on a full-time basis. The pay rate for this role is £28 per hour, and the role will initially be a three-month contract, with the likelihood of extension.

We are looking for experienced Adult Social Workers with experience of working in a busy Statutory service

Completing assessments and reviews for the purpose of NHS Continuing Healthcare.
Attending Multidisciplinary meetings and aiding the CCG in determining an individual's eligibility for NHS Continuing Healthcare.
Acting as a link to the social care teams across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough as of when required and providing them with advice, guidance and assistance in all matters relating to NHS Continuing Healthcare.
Be able to address interagency disputes.
This is an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic fast paced environment.
Candidates must:
Be experienced in NHS Continuing Healthcare [Minimum 3 years' experience]
Be able to find creative solutions to complex problems
Be proactive, able to take initiative
Be able to work independently as well as part of a team
Be able to manage conflict
Have excellent communication skills
Be able to advocate for individuals
Have knowledge of the Care Act 2014 Eligibility Criteria
Have knowledge of the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and Funded Nursing Care (2018)
Have excellent report writing skills
Be willing to travel extensively

Maxxima Benefits:

*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
*Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001

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Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.