Social Worker

Location Drogheda
Job-type Temporary
Salary €41330 - €60086 per annum
Reference J336943

Locum Social Worker positions available

Locum Social Workers - Drogheda

ASAP start, 4 month contract initially


At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with Tusla Child and Family Agency.

They have an available locum opportunity for a Social Worker on their Children in Care Team, with excellent experience, skills and knowledge, who display and deliver their passion for working in Social Work environments.

If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.


The overall responsibility within this role will be to

• Provide a direct point of access for the local community/designated service area and offer initial and comprehensive psychosocial social work assessments and develop intervention programmes to the individuals, families and groups.
• Provide an initial and comprehensive psychosocial Social Work assessment as appropriate to service users of Primary Care Teams.
• Identify service user' individual and collective needs in partnership with them and co-create interventions/care plans and/or social action strategies to meet those needs.
• Attend case conferences, departmental meetings and all relevant meetings as appropriate.
• Attend court, tribunals, etc. as required.
• Develop, mentor and evaluate outcomes of person-centred care plans for individual service users, families and communities.
• Work within a key worker / case worker system, providing a co-ordinating role for case management where appropriate.
• Assess where social conditions are a major factor in health and social wellbeing, consult and plan with the service user/relevant team/service and arrange appropriate social services for those who need them.
• Participate and take leadership in community needs assessment and on-going community involvement/intervention including initiating and participating in prevention and health promotion activities.


To be eligible for the role, you will need:

• A recognised qualification as a Social Worker.
• Full CORU registration or be in the process of.
• Ability to adapt to changing work environment.
• Professional approach to work
• Flexibility in work practice
• Ability to demonstrate sufficient professional knowledge to carry out the duties and responsibilities of the role.
• Demonstrate the ability to manage self in un a busy working environment including the ability to prioritise caseloads.
• Excellent communications skills with children and adults.
• Access to a car and full drivers' licence.

You will enjoy the following benefits:
• Market leading rates of pay
• Opportunity to work in an award-winning agency 2002-2018
• Continued personal & professional development
• The opportunity to gain additional experience working with the best employers in the market
• Access to our training department
• Exceptional trainings both internally and externally
• Flexible working hours
• Assistance and detailed review of CV content and format & interview technique if required
• Consultants with knowledge of employment procedures concerning agency workers and compliance to ensure you always receive the most up to date information

Salary:€41,330 - €60,086 per annum

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Katelyn 065 686 9300 Ext 106.

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.