Social worker

7 February 2021
Full Time
Trent Bridge House, Fox Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 6BJ
Adult Social Care and Health
16th February 2021
£27,741 - £36,922 per annum

Due to retirement an exciting opportunity has arisen in the Living Well Rushcliffe Multi-Specialist team for a Social Worker. We are seeking to recruit a committed, well organised and motivated individual to join our busy team.

You should hold a social work qualification, be registered with Social work England and have experience of working with Adults with Learning disabilities and Mental Health conditions.

You should have experience of case management, working with complex cases, working has part of a team but also able to use their own initiative, completing safeguarding investigations and able to formulate reports using Nottinghamshire County Council’s computer system, therefore good IT skills are also essential.

Additionally, you will carry out Care and Support Assessments for adults with Learning disabilities with the aim of enabling them to maintain their independence. You will work flexibly to commission services and provide advice and support to carers. You will be carrying out reviews, carer’s assessments and also cover duty alongside a friendly and experienced team of social workers.

You will be provided with a comprehensive induction programme, training, and other developmental opportunities to enable them to complete their role and continued professional development.  

For more information about the post please contact Kirstie Guthrie on 0115 8042239.

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.

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.

The County Council welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

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