Social Worker – £25,481 – £28,672 (37 hours per week)
Redditch Team Area
Are you an enthusiastic and dynamic Social Worker and want to join a dedicated and very supportive team in the delivery of Adult Social Care across the Redditch Area?
Do you want to work using strengths-based practice and within the principles of the 3 Conversation model?
If so, we are looking to recruit a Social Worker to join us in two Area Social Work Team.
You will be involved in working with adults aged over 25 who have diagnosis of dementia, physical disabilities and mild to moderate learning disabilities/and/or autism.
You will need to have the confidence to advocate for our clients and work in partnership with health colleagues’ other statutory partners and voluntary sector providers. As a practitioner you will need to have the ability to be creative, innovative and search for solutions that are not always obvious.
The team works within strength-based practice and the 3 Conversation model. The team works within the Care Act 2014 and the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
The expectation is that you will be managing your own work and caseload. This includes the ability to approve and purchase support packages and stick with people until you are confident that you have managed to make some positive changes in their life.
This is a supportive team where you can develop in your career.
We offer supervision every 4 weeks and we offer fortnightly reflective sessions around a variety of subjects.
If you wish to have an informal discussion about the post, please call Rita Rogers- Bromsgrove Area Manager on 01905 845905.
You can apply online or by sending us your CV and expression of interest detailing how your skills, experience and knowledge meet the attached job description and person specification to : SocialWorkOpps@worcestershire.gov.uk
Closing date: 28th November 2021