We are recruiting on behalf of our client a qualified social worker to join the Community Team for People with Learning Disabilities based in York.

You will also have –

Have a working knowledge of The Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 and DOLS legislation

Be able to assess the needs of adults and carers, involving them in the assessment of needs and the development and monitoring of individualised care packages, in conjunction with other health and social care agencies.

Be happy to work as a member of a multi disciplinary team and contribute to the development of services and good practice.

Be someone who possess a high level of creativity and innovation and is required to provide a person-centred service, exploring different ways of meeting individual needs.

Demonstrate creative working; this is necessary in the assessment and support planning process to enable people to enable people to achieve their potential

Find innovative solutions which meet the needs of young people using your professional skill, judgement and knowledge.

Show confidence, enthusiasm, and resilience and possesses active listening and communication skills

Pay rate will be competitive and commensurate with experience


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