Senior Social Worker
Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
- Reference: B&H03082
- Published on: Fri 08/09/2017 15:55 PM
- Closing on: Sun 24/09/2017 23:59 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
- Hours: 37 hours per week.
- Salary: £34,538 - £37,306
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: Brighton
Brighton and Hove is a vibrant and exciting place to live and work and we are looking for motivated and committed Senior Social Workers to join us to deliver our vision for carers and adults in need of care and support in one of our Adult Social Care teams.
Fully embracing the principles and freedoms given by the Care Act our Senior Social Workers use their creativity and innovation to lead staff to promote the wellbeing of local people, supporting independence and working alongside others to deliver person centred care. We are developing a truly partnership approach with citizens as active players in how support and care is delivered.
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You will also benefit from our commitment to your continuing professional development as we strengthen our links with local universities through the recently formed South Coast Regional Centre for Social Work Education and as we put the growth of excellent social work at the heart of new models of care.
If you feel that your knowledge, skills and values fit with our ambition to deliver person centred integrated care we would love to hear from you.
We have 2 vacancies; 1 permanent post and 1 fixed-term for 9 months. We welcome applications from external candidates, or internal candidates who may be interested in a secondment opportunity.
For further information or an informal discussion please contact:
Katy Razavi (Operations Manager) 01273 296360
Abbe Boeg (Operations Manager) 01273 293221
James Arrowsmith (Operations Manager) 01273 295821
Brighton & Hove City Council does not accept CV or resume.
As part of Brighton & Hove City Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.
Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.