Social Worker

Recruiter
Aberdeen City Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£15,392 - £17,614 per year
Posted
21 Nov 2016
Closes
05 Dec 2016
Ref
ABC02684
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link  and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for.     

Location:  Royal Cornhill Hospital
Duration: Fixed Term until 30/07/2017   Part Time - 18.5 hours per week

This post is attached to the Eden Unit, Eating Disorders in-Patient Service

Job Purpose:
To deliver a statutory social work/care management service to service users, their families and carers who are experiencing or are affected by mental illness or serious mental health problems including dementia.



Requirements

The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:
Professional Social Work Qualification (BA Social Work qualification or equivalent DipSW, CQSW)SSSC Registration
PVG



Responsibilities

The post holder is expected to demonstrate:
Ability to relate to, communicate and work with a wide range of professionals, service users and carers
Ability to manage risk
Interviewing and investigation skills
Assessment skills (including finance)
Ability to manage constant and often conflicting demands
Ability to make decisions and take responsibility for own practice, seeking advice and support as necessary



The Individual

Please see the Job Profile for further information.

 



See also:
2. Job Profile.doc