Social Worker - Recruitment Day

Location
England, Essex, Chelmsford
Salary
£30906 - £42254 per annum
Posted
05 Jan 2021
Closes
02 Feb 2021
Ref
req75
Job role
Social Worker
Contract Type
Full time

Social Worker - Recruitment Day

Permanent, Full Time

£30,906 - £42,254 per annum

Location: Chelmsford

Closing Date: 18th January 2021

***When applying for this role, please note that interviews will be held as part of a Virtual Recruitment Day in January 2021***

About the Role

Working to support adults, and their families, who have complex social needs and are more vulnerable as a result of disability, exclusion, or diminished capacity, you'll maximise their potential to live independently.

With case work focusing on the most complex and challenging adult cases, you'll ensure that adults and their families are safeguarded.

We currently have several opportunities for Social Workers, within our Mid Essex area.

Our Mid Essex area is at the centre of our county covering the Braintree, Chelmsford and local area.

With the only City in the County and rural villages it is a diverse locality to work in. Bordering all other areas of the county you will have the opportunity to work closely with colleagues across Essex County Council.

Teams currently recruiting:

Early Intervention Team, this is a great opportunity to join a team focused on preventative approaches to social care moving at a fast pace where your Social work experience can be used to impact vulnerable adults lives often at the point of referral into social care.

Ongoing Support Team, applying your knowledge across complex cases, creating meaningful lives and focusing on long term support, Social Workers play an integral part in this team.

About You

To apply you should be a qualified social worker with a current Social Work England registration. You'll bring at least 1 year's social work experience, evidence of continuing professional development, and capability of practice in accordance with current professional standards.

This role involves travelling around Essex. A driving licence and car - or the ability to meet the mobility requirements of the role through other means - is essential.

All candidates applying to Adult Social Care will be expected to join on a 12-week rota on a 6-day shift pattern and this will include some weekend work. However, we still promote flexible working and a flexible work pattern can be discussed.

Apply now at WorkingForEssex.com.

If you have any questions about the role, or working with us, please contact our Resourcing Team on 0333 013 5888.