Senior Social Worker
Do you aspire to be a future leader? Do you have a passion for building a brighter future for young people and adults with a disability, that promote / maximise their independence, to achieve individual aspirations and outcomes that offer a brighter future for the young people and adults with a disability in Dudley. Are you a future leader, ambitious, dedicated individual with the drive and motivation to support the ongoing professional development of yourself and other colleagues within a strong, confident and competent team.
We are looking to appoint a Senior Social Worker based in the newly formed Dudley Disability Team. This service supports young people and adults with a range of disabilities / complex needs. We are committed to meeting the needs of our customers in a personalised way, delivering a quality service that offers choice, control and inclusion. The role is to contribute to the overall vision of the Dudley Disability Service , Adult Social Care and the key priorities of the People Directorate.
You will need to be a Qualified Social Worker registered with HCPC and meet the requirements of the Job Description and Personnel Specification for this post. The role entails the operational management of staff within the Disability Service including the Safeguarding of vulnerable adults.
You will need to demonstrate a professional commitment and high level of professional knowledge, critical thinking, excellent communication skills and creativity to support people to achieve positive outcomes that maximise/promote independence and a good quality of life.
Salary: Grade 10 -£33,769 to £36,740 per annum.
Location: Dudley Disability Service, Ladies Walk Health and Social Care Centre, Priory Lane, Sedgley, Dudley, West Midlands. DY3 3UA
We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.
In return we can offer you continuous professional development, supervision and support in your role as our commitment to you.
Please contact Team Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 01384 81 3252/3399 for more information or an informal discussion.
NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies before the advertised date if a large number of applications have been received.
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Senior Social Worker Job Description
Senior Social Worker Person Specification