Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first.
Bring your social work practice expertise to Hillingdon - and be an inspiration to others.
About the job
We are recruiting high-performing Adults Social Workers who are looking to develop their career in an innovative local authority, committed to realising potential. Our Adults Social Workers provide services across a number of areas including Initial Assessment, Locality and Hospital Teams and a specialist Learning Disability Service.
Development & Rewards
We are aiming to be the employer of choice for Social Workers and we offer competitive packages to reward your contribution and support a healthy work/life balance. These include upper-quartile salary plus:
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Free Parking- Car mileage allowance
- Smart phone and laptop to enable mobile working
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Discounts and deals on national attractions, theme parks, holidays, insurance and with many national retailers.
About the person
You will be a qualified, experienced Social Worker looking to progress their career or an accomplished Senior Social Worker, with a wide range of experience working with Older Adults and/or People with Disabilities. You will have developed your skills and knowledge with further post qualifying training and have specific experience with the relevant client group. You will be innovative and creative with a willingness to explore new models of working to improve the outcomes for our service users. Moreover, you will be a highly motivated individual who is able to build strong relationships to deliver the best possible outcomes for vulnerable people. The Social Worker profile describes our career pathway and outlines in detail the qualification and experience levels required for these positions. At Hillingdon there are many ways to develop both personally and professionally with a clear pathway for progression which may include leadership development programmes. You will be given every encouragement to reach your potential.