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Social Worker - Adult Learning Disabilities Team - Full time

  • Employer: London Borough of Enfield
  • Reference: 5452
  • Published: Mon 12/11/2018, 11:01 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 12/11/2018, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £31794 - £40887
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: St Andrews Court
Job Details

We are looking for highly skilled social workers to come and join our Assessment & Care Management Team. The team is part of an extremely successful integrated health and social care service, providing a wide range of support to people with learning disabilities and their carers.

So why come and work in Enfield?

Well, in short, it’s a great place to work! We are fully committed to working with people with learning disabilities to increase their independence and inclusion and to support people to maximise control over their lives. We are a top performing service with:

  • 84% of people supported to live in settled accommodation in the community

  • Very low numbers of admissions to residential or nursing care

  • Excellent track record in the Transforming Care Programme

  • 19% of people with learning disabilities in paid employment

  • Gold standard in Making Safeguarding Personal

A recent Council wide cultural survey that showed that the culture within our service was supportive, encouraged personal and professional development, had high levels of collaborative working and offered an environment where people’s views were respected and listed to.

In addition to generous annual leave, good pension scheme, Enfield Council offers great benefits including:

  • 100% interest free season ticket loan

  • Vehicle allowances; Tax free bikes for work

  • Working life balance - flexible employment;

  • Career development

  • Health and leisure (with discounts with various organisations to enable you to make choices about your health and lifestyle)

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Town centre offices with good transport links

This is a fantastic opportunity to make a difference to the lives of people with learning disabilities whilst further developing your social work skills and career. If you have the skills and experience we are looking for, want to be a part of a successful team and share our values then we want to hear from you.

These roles are full time permanent contracts based at St Andrews Court in Enfield Town.

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post.



Closing and Interview Dates

Closing date: Midnight 12th November 2018

Interview date: TBC



Additional Information

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post.

If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Vickie McGrath on 0208 379 4898 or Vickie.mcgrath@enfield.gov.uk. A textphone (minicom) is provided for those with a hearing or speech impairment on 020 8379 4419.

This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment”..



  • Employer: London Borough of Enfield
  • Reference: 5452
  • Published: Mon 12/11/2018, 11:01 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 12/11/2018, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £31794 - £40887
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: St Andrews Court

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