Social Worker - Sensory Impairment
The Specialist Services team provides support to citizens of Birmingham who are experiencing complex circumstances such as having Sensory Impairment.
You will have demonstrable social work experience, the ability to work positively as part of a team and in partnership with other stakeholders, together with an interest and skills to work with in the specific area of Sensory Impairment. Working within the legislative framework, you will carry out social work functions, including working within a duty system, completing Care Act 2014 assessments by way of the 3 Conversations model, drawing on sound inter-personal and communication skills.
You will carry a caseload and will require the ability to produce reports and the resilience to deliver under pressure within required time frames.
For informal enquiries, please contact Claire Cox (Senior Practitioner Delivery) – Tel: 0786090689 or Eric Jackson (Specialist Services Team Manager) – Tel: 07766 925396.
Previous applicants need not reapply
A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be undertaken
“Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.”
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