Band 6 Learning Disabilities Nurse /Social Worker - Hull

  • Job Reference: ELB6RSH06
  • Date Posted: 31 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Salary: £22.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Nursing > Registered Learning Disabilities Nurse
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking experienced Band 6 Learning Disabilities Nurse or Qualified Social Worker to fill 2 full time roles in Hull. The ideal candidate will have a significant understanding of working with Adults with Learning Disabilities in the community.

The starting pay rate for this locum Band 6 Learning Disabilities Nurse /Social Worker role is £22.00 per hour (umbrella) and is initially a 3 month contract with potential for extension.

The community learning disability team (CTLD) is the first point of contact to both inpatient and community services. Individuals accessing the service have a learning disability diagnosis, are over 18 years of age or in transition from children's services and require a period of joint working to be undertaken prior to transfer.

You will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, within the community, to provide services such as further specialist assessments, such as tests of cognitive functioning, person-led assessments to determine levels of care required within support plan, personalised services which support the individual at home, psychiatric assessments and providing transitioning support for young people transferring into adult services

Requirements of the role

- All applicants must have a relevant qualification in Social Work (e.g. DipSW) or be a dual qualified Nurse and Social Worker ,be registered with the HCPC or NMC and have a minimum of 2 years' post-qualifying experience in a similar team.
As this is a community role, you will need to be a car driver with access to a vehicle
- You must be able to commit to at least 3 months, and be able to start within June 2018.

Contact us:
If you are interested in this Qualified Social Work or Dual Qualified Nurse position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

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 social work team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process ad into your work placement.

About us:
Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

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 £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post-qualifying 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.