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Work for Halton Borough Council

Vacancy Details

Social worker - Complex Care

Employer:
Halton Borough Council
Salary:
£27,905-£30,507 FTE
Location:
Halton Borough Council
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Flexible Hours/Part Time/Full Time
Hours:
1 x 37 Hour Post, 1 X 33 Hour post, 1 x 18.5 Hour post.
DBS Check:
Enhanced
Closing Date:
18/08/2019 at 23:55 PM
Reference:
SP/19/102078
Halton Borough Council

The Complex Care Runcorn Team, is an adult social work team, responsible for the Long Term delivery of person centred support and an asset based care planning for Adults over the age of 18 years. We currently have 3 vacancies available for 37 hours, 33 hours, and 18.5 hours*.

Halton Borough council’s expectations are high and you will need a strong commitment to providing first class person centred care to Halton residents over 18 and support to their carers. You will be passionate about working with a range of service user groups (older people, adults with learning disabilities and adults with physical and sensory difficulties, challenging discrimination whilst promoting independence.

You will have a recognised professional qualification Dip SW or equivalent, good interpersonal and communication skills a flexible approach and a willingness to continually improve your practice; in addition you must hold a full driving licence.

You will receive a car user allowance and a flexible working week. You will receive up to 33 days annual leave per annum and a commitment to your on-going professional development through our Social Worker Progression Policy**.

Applicants should note that the successful candidate will be asked to:

Provide proof that they have successfully registered with HCPC

Apply for an Enhanced Criminal Records Disclosure.

For an informal discussion please contact: Debbie O'Connor(Principal Manager) 0151 511 8607 , or Rachel Cotterill, (Practice Manager) 0151 511 7920, at the Complex Care team Runcorn.

Interviews will be held on 2nd September 2019

*Please specify on your application which posts you wish to be considered for, noting in order of preference.

**Newly qualified social workers please refer to the Halton social worker progression policy summary document attached to this advert.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

Please note, we do not accept CVs. Please fully complete the on-line application form.

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