Social Work L&D Advisors/Educator

Location
Worcester, Worcestershire
Salary
£30,491 - £32,851
Posted
04 Sep 2020
Closes
29 Sep 2020
Job Ref
REC001274
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Social Work Advisor/Educator

35 hours a week. Monday to Friday 9-5

Salary up to £32,851 per annum

County Hall Campus, Worcester

The Social Work Academy was launched in January 2018. It is well established and supports Adult and Children Social Workers at all levels in their career, with a focus on students, Apprentices, Newly Qualified Social Workers and Practice Educators.  There's never been a more important time to join our Academy Team alongside making a difference to the lives of people in Worcestershire. The Social Work Academy offer social workers a career development pathway with access to high quality and diverse continuous professional development (CPD). This is clearly aligned to the Social Work frameworks (Professional Capability Framework and Knowledge and Skills Statements) and SW England Professional standards.


This is a diverse and varied role, offering the right candidate an opportunity to further develop their skills and knowledge across Children and Adults Social Work and remain up to date with the national, regional and local social work developments and research. You will be supporting, developing, coaching and mentoring Social Workers within the Children and Adult Social Work workforce through their career development pathway. You will join a team of experienced Practice educators passionate about ‘making a difference’ to the social workers they support and their practice with children and adults.  The team thrive in making learning dynamic, diverse, innovative and in line with the changing landscape of social work.

Ideally you will have had experience working in a Children’s social work setting.

The Council are an excellent employer and offer great benefits.

If you were shortlisted for the post advertised in July and you are interested in the position, please let the recruitment team know (socialworkopps@worcestershire.gov.uk) and your previous application will be considered.

Advert Closing Date: 28/09/2020

Proposed Interview Date: 13/10/2020