Hours of work: 37 hours per week
Working pattern: Full-time
Fixed term for: 12 months
Closing date: 18/9/21
Interview date: To be confirmed
For an informal discussion, please contact Kate Meyer, Practice Manager on 01424 724444
About the role
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new Senior Practitioner social worker to join the Neighbourhood Support team covering the Hastings, St Leonards, Bexhill and Rother area. You will be an experienced Social Work Practitioner with a strong interest in Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults. The post would suit somebody who wishes to take their first step into a more senior role or an already experienced Senior Practitioner Social Worker who would like to experience working in a different team or area. We are a friendly welcoming team with flexible working practices. We will provide great support to aid your ongoing development.
This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to http://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check. Please note that we require evidence of an overseas police check if you have lived or worked abroad.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
East Sussex County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.