Barking & Dagenham is committed to supporting a more resilient community through prevention, early intervention and support, to better support Adults and Children across all our services.
A Consultant Social Worker vacancy is now available in one of the Life Planning Teams in our new all age Disabilities Service. This new service is at an exciting stage in evolving and implementing Life Planning across all ages. This innovative way of working takes a more holistic and forward-thinking approach to helping our service users achieve better and stronger outcomes from an early age.
Working alongside other social workers and colleagues in the Life Planning Teams and colleagues and stakeholders in other areas, the role encompasses providing leadership, mentoring and support to colleagues within the context of leading on more complex cases.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Sharon Stapleton, Unit Manager - Life Planning Team B, Disability Service Care and Support on 020 8227 2858 and firstname.lastname@example.org,
For expressions of interest please contact Nehemiah Small and Baljeet Nagra on the above by the (please input date) and complete the online application process.
Interviews will be held from 10tgh September 2018 at Roycraft House, Barking.
Special Requirements for this Post
We would welcome applications from Social Workers with recognised Social Work degrees and who are HCPC registered
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants including a Disclosure & Barring Services (DBS) check at enhanced level.
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