Service Care Solutions Ltd

Placement Officer

Placement Officer needed with Wokingham Borough Council

Start Date- January

Contract End date- initially 3 months

Location - Wokingham

Hours per week - 37 hours per week

Salary - £14.92 per hour


  • This is an operational placement officer position and has no management responsibilities

  • Mixture of remote and office based work

  • Responsible for commissioning placements for vulnerable adults and children across a number of different provisions, including residential, nursing care, fostering etc.

  • You will ensure that the wellbeing of adults and children are at the centre of all placement decisions

  • You will provide advice and support to brokerage services

What is required?

  • Previous experience working in a placement team commissioning packages of care and accommodation within Children and Adult Services

  • Educated to GCSE level A-C in English and Maths or equivalent

Working as a Qualified Social Worker with Service Care Solutions

  • We will pay you £150 after 4 weeks in an assignment if you have no previously worked with us

  • We offer £250 for every Qualified Social Worker you refer over to us

  • (£150 after 6 weeks in the assignment and £100 after completing 12 weeks)

  • We will offer £150 to you for sourcing your own job and referring it to Service Care Solutions

  • We will pay up to £250 each year to help with your Continuing Professional Development

  • We will pay a “thank you” bonus to you after each 12-month period you complete with Service Care Solutions

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact

  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!

  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK

  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

  • Payroll service twice a week.

  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

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