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Vacancy Details

Social Worker

Employer:
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Salary:
Grade H (SCP 26-30 £29,636 – 32,878) (inexperienced) or Grade I (SCP 31-35 £33,799 - £37,849) (qualified and experienced)
Location:
Bootle
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Enhanced
Closing Date:
07/06/2020 at 23:55 PM
Reference:
ASC/20/126895
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

Social Worker

There are permanent and fixed term posts available

Exciting opportunities have arisen in Adult Social Care Service within Sefton Council. Sefton are looking for Social Workers for both the South and Triage Teams.

As a qualified social worker, you will contribute to the operational delivery of an effective Adult Social Care service as part of a team responsible for promoting the welfare of and continuously improving outcomes for individuals.

You will be responsible for delivering high quality assessments and support plans that address the needs of vulnerable people through the commissioning of individual packages of care, whilst managing the reputation of the Council.

We will offer robust supervision, opportunities for continuous professional development and a firm commitment to your personal development. This is an opportunity to work in a supportive, forward looking team with new developments on the horizon which encourage innovative and creative practice.

The successful candidate must be motivated and committed, with a range of skills and experience to strengthen established and developing teams. In exchange, we can offer:

A challenging opportunity for personal and professional development

Full support and supervision

Induction and relevant training opportunities

Pension scheme

Due to the nature of work the above post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and / or relevant care / safeguarding legislation and will only be appointed if a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure is obtained from the Criminal Records Bureau.

Applicants must be professionally qualified Social Workers and registered with the SWE.

The full list of criteria can be found within the person specification.Closing date: 07.06.2020 

Equal Opportunities

Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for these jobs (as given in the Person Specification) and who want to apply under the Disability Confident Scheme will be invited to interview.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CV’s (unless specified on the advert). Please fully complete the online application form.

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