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Social Worker

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Amber Valley Area Office, Ripley
Salary details
Grade 9 - 11 £24,573 - £34,497 per annum
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
37 hours per week
Closing Date
03 February 2019
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Prevention & Personalisation for Amber Valley (South) Fieldwork Team is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified and experienced Social Worker to join our busy team.

The successful candidate will be experienced in adult social work and able to demonstrate that they can work in a person centred way in accordance with current legislation and policies. Core tasks will include assessment, support planning and creative signposting. You will complete assessments under the Care Act to identify care needs and help devise person centred support plans. You will provide social work support and advice to clients and carers
and apply the universal offer, and whenever possible draw on community resources.

Fundamental to this post is the ability to assess and manage risk and work effectively under the Safeguarding Adults policy and procedures. You will contribute regularly to the team duty rota.

Provisional Interview Date: 1 February 2019

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.