Social Worker
  • Employer: Wokingham Borough Council
  • Reference: 711550 / 711543
  • Published: Wed 22/04/2020, 10:55 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 31/05/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £32,878 - £ 36,876 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Council Offices, Shute End, Wokingham RG40 1BN, Berkshire

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Social Worker

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified Social Worker with full HCPC registration to join our Long Term Team. The post holder will work within an established multi professional statutory team and will undertake assessments for people in the community. This will be to establish eligibility for Social Care services in line with the Care Act (2014) framework, along with completing Safeguarding investigations and working with the Mental Capacity Act will be an integral part of the role.  The role involves working with adults with a broad range of needs including people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, older people and people with dementia. It also involves completing Carers Assessments and providing information, advice and support to Carers. 
 
We are a very supportive team, and offer a structured induction programme, regular supervision, ASYE, and good opportunities for CPD including BIA training. 
 
You will need to be flexible and be able to prioritise and manage your time effectively.  A car driver is essential as we cover a rural as well as urban area and there is very limited public transport. 
 
For an informal discussion please contact Debbie Evans on 07809 102940 
 
Closing date: 31st May 2020 
 
Interview date: 15th June 2020 
 
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates for this role will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks. 
 
To apply, please follow the link to the online application form. CVs are not accepted. 
 
Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer. 

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