Social Worker

Nottinghamshire County Council
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£25,951 - £34,538 p.a.
26 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Nottinghamshire County Council

Part Time Social Worker

30 hours per week

£25,951 - £34,538 p.a.

Location: City Hospital, Adult Social Care and Health, Social Work Department, Valebrook House, Hucknall Road, Notingham, NG5 1PB

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Social Worker who wants to make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable adults who are recovering from a period of ill health and/or coming to terms with long term disability.

We are seeking to appoint a qualified and registered Social Worker (Newly Qualified or Experienced) to join an established and supportive team which provides assessments to both younger and older adults with complex needs and recovering from a period ill health. The post holder will be required to work alongside a variety of health care professionals to identify appropriate support on discharge from hospital. You will have the opportunity to contribute towards providing multi-disciplinary decision making and assist individuals' make decision regarding their care needs.

In addition to professional experience of working with service users and carers you will have knowledge of the issues enshrined in The Care Act 2014, will be flexible, and have effective communication and IT skills. In return for your commitment we will provide a supportive team environment with access to professional development opportunities. You will also receive regular supervision, and be supported to attend training to progress your career.

Closing Date: 9 August 2017     

Disabled applicants who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview.  A job share scheme is available for all full time posts: both permanent and temporary, unless otherwise stated.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

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