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Social Worker
  • Employer: Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: ASC/20/122125
  • Published: Wed 19/02/2020, 10:30 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 01/03/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade H (SCP 26-30 £29,636 – 32,878) (inexperienced) or Grade I (SCP 31-35 £33,799 - £37,849) (qualified and experienced)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Bootle, Merseyside

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Social Worker

Social Worker x 3 Full Time Posts

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Adult Social Care Service within Sefton Council. Sefton are looking for experienced 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 schemeDue 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 HCPC. The full list of criteria can be found within the person specification.

Closing date: 1st March 2020   

Interview date: 18th March 2020