Social Workers - Ref: SS01620
Full Time Social Workers – Ref: SS01620
- 37 hours per week (Working pattern Monday to Friday
- Salary: £33,448- £38,506 per annum
We are seeking an experienced Social Workers with substantial post qualifying experience to work within North Adult Locality Team.
If you are a motivated and solution focused practitioner, who is interested in helping to shape and deliver our services, and contribute to the development of a model of best practice for the area, then we would like to hear from you. You will work alongside a Team of supportive and welcoming Social Care and Occupational Therapy practitioners. You will be expected to demonstrate in-depth working knowledge of Care Act legislation, Mental Capacity Act and be experienced in completing care act assessments, devising strengths based support plans and outcome focussed reviews. You will have substantial experience of safeguarding adults together with experience of empowering service users and carers.
In return, we offer regular supervision and peer support, and a commitment to your ongoing career development and progression. We will ensure you are given the opportunity to access post qualifying training and ongoing development opportunities.
This post is covered by the Government’s Code of Practice on the English Language Fluency Duty for public sector workers. The post holder will be required to communicate verbally with customers and provide advice and/or information in accurate spoken English.
Walsall Council takes seriously the responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all children, young people and adults entrusted to our care and it is our expectation that all staff will share this commitment. Completion of an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check is a requirement for this role.
In light of the current Government Guidance on Social Distancing Interviews may be held remotely via video call conferencing, or other ICT platforms.
Closing date: 23rd October 2020
Previous applicants need not apply