Social Worker (Social Care Assessor) Salary: £27,668 – £32,486 pro-rata – pay award pending
Locality- Selby, working in a geographical patch
Hours: 1x Part Time Established Contract, 1 X Part Time Temporary Contract (Maternity Cover).
Are you looking to be part of an innovative, award-winning Social Work team?
We have opportunities for Social Workers (Social Care Assessors) in Selby to work within a local community to develop and co-ordinate reablement plans for adults with care and support needs or their carers.
We are proud of our successful track record as a leading care service provider and consistently appear amongst the top performing County Councils in the country. We are currently one of the finalists for the Social Worker of the Year Awards 2016 for Best Social Worker Employer, and are previous national award winners for social care initiatives in 2015 as well as Best Social Worker Employer in the Social Care of the Year Awards 2014.
|Application deadline||22nd October 2017|
|Job location||North Yorkshire|
|Hours per-week||Part Time (Variable)|
|Salary||£27,668 - £32,486 pro-rata|
As a Social Worker, you will undertake a range of asset and strength based assessments and interventions to ensure that adults with care and support needs and their carers achieve their desired outcomes and wellbeing to live independent lives. This will also include developing personalised care and support plans that represent best value. You will determine eligibility for adults with care and support needs against the national standards and ensure that they are safe from harm but where harm or abuse is identified ensure the safety of the person and undertake the relevant safeguarding enquiries.
We currently have vacancies within our Planned Care and Support Team.
In the Planned Care and Support team, you will support users with physical disabilities and you will be instrumental in their recovery and retaining their independence.
To be eligible for this post you will have a professional Social Care qualification such as Social Work, DipSW, CQSW and have current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council.
Are you a Newly Qualified Social Worker? We have opportunities to enrol you on a 2 year programme to provide you with an excellent training and learning provision to progress from Band 11 to Band 12.
In addition, we offer a range of benefits including generous leave entitlement, flexible working, a local government pension scheme, salary sacrifice and employee discount benefits.
Selby is the southern- most area of North Yorkshire and has major transport links by road, including M62, A1 and A64 making Selby easily accessible and commutable from many surrounding areas including Leeds, Wakefield, Doncaster, York and East Riding of Yorkshire.
For further information on our services, the roles and to apply visit: www.northyorks.gov.uk/has
For an informal discussion about the roles, please contact:
Planned care and support teams- Julia Richardson on 01609 535526
Key Dates: Closing date: 19th October 2017
Interviews: 2nd November 2017
How to apply
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