Social Workers (Adult Social Care)
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Salary: £23,866 - £37,107 per annum
Location: Please see advert wording
Working Pattern: Full time
Advertised By: Leicester City Council
Post Number: SB025/ 0418AW/ EXT
Job Category: Social Care - Adult Service
Advert End Date: 8 May 2018
Location for Locality Vacancies: Merlyn Vaz Health and Social Care Centre, Uppingham Road Leicester
1 x Full time, Fixed Term until 11th May 2019 (to cover the permanent post holder’s absence)
1 x Full Time, Fixed Term until 31th October 2018 (to cover the permanent post holder’s secondment)
1 x Full Time, Fixed Term until 27th July 2018 (to cover the permanent post holder’s absence)
Location for Contact and Response Vacancies: Bosworth House
3 x Full Time, Fixed Term until 30th November 2018 (to cover the permanent post holders absence)
We have started a journey to transform our services to better promote the independence of our customers and to develop strengths based approaches to care and support. We are looking for motivated and flexible individuals with high professional standards who will support the shaping of the future of Adult Social Care in Leicester.
We want to support people to live the best life they can and while there maybe be challenges in doing this we are looking for people who are excited by the opportunities this presents.
We are looking for people with different levels of professional experience (not necessarily all Level Three).
Requirements of the post:
- Social Work BA or MA, CQSW;
- HCPC Registration;
- Good written and verbal communication skills;
- Ability to work in partnership with people and their carers;
- Experience of working in a multi-cultural area;
- Commitment to anti-discriminatory practice;
- Good time management skills;
- There will be some evening and weekend work by the post holders;
- This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.
For an informal discussion about this post please contact Helen Manning on 0116 454 5418.
Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our preferred method of contact.