Calderdale Council are proud to have recently established an All Age Disability Service and we currently have an opportunity for a qualified Social Worker to join the Adults Learning Disability Team.

 

Details
Posted
Application deadline 3rd April 2019
Job reference ACS154
Job location Calderdale
Hours per-week 37 hours per week
Salary £24,313 - £31,371 per annum

Calderdale Council are proud to have recently established an All Age Disability Service and we currently have an opportunity for a qualified Social Worker to join the Adults Learning Disability Team.

 

This is an exciting opportunity for Social Workers who are committed to the values of the profession and who work to uphold human rights for all. Applications will be considered from those who hold the relevant qualification and are registered with the HCPC.

 

Candidates will have a sound working knowledge of The Mental Capacity Act 2005, The Care Act 2014, Adult Safeguarding policy and procedure, and the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS-funded Nursing Care. It is essential that the post holder has a thorough understanding of empowerment and risk enablement.

 

We are looking for a qualified social worker who has experience of undertaking Care Act Assessments and supporting individuals to self – direct the assessment process and who is looking to embrace a new challenge and be committed to providing excellent service to the people of Calderdale.

 

Social Workers receive an extensive Continuous Professional Development offer.

 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Joanne Blackwell, Team Manager on 01422 393908

 

Closing Date: Wednesday, 3rd April 2019

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants to posts that are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act will require a DBS from the Disclosure and Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed.

 

Employees of the Council enjoy a comprehensive reward and benefits package, which includes generous terms and conditions of employment and access to a wide range of retail discounts and lifestyle savings to name a few.

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