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Adult Social Worker

  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: ACS/19/85806
  • Published: Mon 14/01/2019, 13:00 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 14/02/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £30,756 - £38,052
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Countywide

We are recruiting experienced Social Workers and Senior Social Workers countywide, in Adult Care Services.

Salary: 
Experienced Social Workers: £30,756 - £38,052
Reward and Benefits:
£6,000 relocation package, £1000 welcome payment & lease car* terms apply plus £4,000 Market Forces payment for Social Workers based at Watford General Hospital & Barnet Hospital Teams.
£2,000 Market Forces Payment for Social Workers based at all other hospital teams.
Hours: Full time and Part time - We have a range of different working patterns that we can offer
Main Bases: Stevenage, Hemel Hempstead, Hospital Teams including out of county.

Want to feel empowered to make your work person-centred?

That those around you trust you, and inspire you?

Work alongside some of the sector’s most passionate professionals, as a Hertfordshire County Council Social Worker/Senior Social Worker.

This is an exciting and rewarding role within our Adult Disability Team and Older People Teams, to provide responses to those in need of support.

So what does this role involve?

You’ll need to be able to respond to complex needs, which can be difficult or ambiguous at times, and work closely with our carers. Your acute analytical skills will be used to inform assessment, make decisions, and intervene when needed – also supporting others to do the same.

You will also be able to ensure effective safeguarding and risk management, so that our people are protected from harm.

The role requires you to address adversity (such as poor health and poverty), as well as social exclusion, to help maximise strength of individuals and their communities. You will promote independence and autonomy with all who you work with, using your person-centred approach.

You will be an ambassador for our HCC Values, Behaviours, and Professional Standards, both internally and externally. This will also involve contributing to the learning and development of others. Alongside this, we will continually support you in your professional development.

REQUIRED:

  • Social Work degree, Social Work diploma, CQSW or CSS
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

PROVEN EXPERIENCE

  • With adults and or children within a health and social care setting
  • Involvement in multi-agency work
  • Applied knowledge of at least one of the following: Mental capacity Act; Mental Health Act; Care Management; Continuing Health Care, Care Programme Approach

Send your CV to tamara.samuels@hertfordshire.gov.uk or click 'Apply Now' button at the bottom of the screen.

If you would like to find out more information regarding the current vacancies we have, please call 01992 555663.

Please note: Applications are being viewed on receipt and interviews will be arranged accordingly.

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  • Job Outline Social Worker
  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: ACS/19/85806
  • Published: Mon 14/01/2019, 13:00 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 14/02/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £30,756 - £38,052
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Countywide

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