0-25 are an innovative service working with children and young people aged 0-25 with disabilities. We are looking for experienced Adult Social Workers to work with our young people as they plan for adulthood and up to the age of 25.
This is an exciting time in a young persons life and you will support them and their families to make choices into adulthood. You will also work in partnership with education and health professionals ensuring that there is a smooth planned transition.
0-25 Specialist Austism Social Worker
You have experience of working with people with ASD and be able to build good relationships with young people as they approach adulthood.
You will need an excellent understanding of autism and sensory awareness is required in the application of the Care Act assessment. A personalised approach is crucial in identifying and accessing the most appropriate support services and service pathways, including a strengths based approach to empower self direction.
0-25 Adult Social Worker
You will be experienced in working with young people with learning and physical disabilities. You will be working with young people as they approach 18 and into adulthood and supporting them to become full members of their community.
You will need to work with a wide range of partners ensuring that young people are able to build their independence.
We are a service motivated by and dedicated to effective social work practice. Our core aim is to support individuals to be an influential and active member of their community and promote true citizenship. We support our Social Workers to be resilient and robust as well as imaginative and reflective.
If you are passionate about improving the life chances of disabled children, young people and young adults you will join a supportive team who want to harness your skill and passion and value the contribution that you bring.
In return our team will support you to achieve great things every day with excellent learning and development opportunities to help you be the best that you can be.
- Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Work England
- Experience of working with children and young people
- Knowledge of legislation, guidance, policy, and procedures
- Ability to complete robust assessments & to assess risk
- Ability to work in a relationship-based way
- Understanding of equality and diversity in Social Work
- Ability to input and maintain accurate computerised information and records
- Ability to work on own initiative managing and prioritising own workload under pressure and under the direction of the supervisor
- Knowledge/experience of working with Disabled Children and Young People
- Knowledge of legislation, guidance, policy, and procedure specific to Disabled Children and Young People