Social Worker

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Location
Wollescote Hall, Stourbridge, West Midlands DY9 7JG
Salary
£28,673 to £31,346 per annum
Posted
13 Aug 2021
Closes
26 Sep 2021
Job Ref
DUDLEY000006241
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

The Living Independently Team (North) requires 2 Full Time Social Workers .

Hours: 37 per week

Salary: Grade 8

  • To work with vulnerable adults to assess their needs and develop support plans to achieve an optimum level of independence, enabling them to develop and maintain relationships and be valued members of their community, taking a strengths - based approach .
  • This will be achieved by working in conjunction with other professionals and family members, and by putting the person at the heart of the planning process in ways that are inclusive, anti-discriminatory and anti-oppressive.
  • To provide social work interventions aimed at safeguarding vulnerable adults from abuse, neglect and/or exploitation.

We can offer:-

  • Excellent management support
  • Manageable workloads
  • Regular supervision
  • Opportunities to develop skills and training
  • Flexible working conditions

Newly qualified social workers in the first year of employment will receive consistent support throughout the year in line with Dudley Supervision Policy. They will have a restricted workload to enable time for professional development. All other roles and responsibilities will be the same as for a social worker.

For further information please contact  Muz Peano, Team Manager   - 01384 815419 muz.peano@Dudley.gov.uk or Delani Dube, Assistant Team Manager - 01384 816604 delani.dube@dudley.gov.uk. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of the adults; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies before the advertised date if a large number of applications have been received.

 

Online application forms will only be accepted for this vacancy, online facilities for jobs are available at public libraries within Dudley Borough.

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