Location Calderdale
Job type Temporary
Salary £20 - £25 per hour
Reference 20687
Date posted March 02, 2020
Maxxima’s Social Work team are currently recruiting for Qualified Social Workers to fill job roles in Calderdale

The roles will be based within an Adults 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 Negotiable, 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

The Social Workers will be based in the Physical Disabilities Team which forms part of the All Age Disability Service and will report to the Team Manager. They will ensure that individuals remain at the heart of their work and empower vulnerable adults to make choices and to maintain their own autonomy wherever possible and that the needs of family members, carers, groups and providers of care are understood and work with them towards ensuring that vulnerable adults receive the appropriate support (which is the least restrictive option) whilst recognising the need for intervention at times. Ensure that vulnerable and/or disadvantaged people are supported appropriately; they will make decisions that are in accordance with relevant policy guidance. They will deploy the correct use of legislation aimed at maintaining the independence of vulnerable adults and assist them to maximise their own abilities and networks of support. They will carry out assessments in line with the Care Act 2014 and plan support to meet needs

 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. 

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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.