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Social Worker
  • Employer: Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: ASC/22/212928
  • Published: Mon 26/09/2022, 19:49 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 09/10/2022, 23:58 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade H SCP 26-30 £30,984 to £34,373 or Grade I SCP 31-35 £35,336 to £39,571 per annum.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Bootle, Merseyside

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Social Worker

Social Worker - Adult Social Care Triage Team

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Adult Social Care Service within Sefton Council. Sefton are looking for a Social Worker for the front door Triage Team.

As a qualified social worker, you will contribute to the operational delivery of an effective Adult Social Care service as part of an urgent response team responsible for promoting the welfare of and continuously improving outcomes for individuals.

You will be responsible for delivering high quality assessments and support plans that address the needs of vulnerable people through the commissioning of individual packages of care, whilst managing the reputation of the Council.

We will offer robust supervision, opportunities for continuous professional development and a firm commitment to your own personal development. This is an opportunity to work in a supportive, forward-thinking team with new developments on the horizon which encourage innovative and creative practice.

The successful candidate must be motivated and committed, with a range of skills and experience to strengthen our established team.  In exchange, we can offer:

  • A challenging opportunity for personal and professional development
  • Full support and supervision
  • Induction and relevant training opportunities
  • Pension scheme

Due to the nature of work the above post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and / or relevant care / safeguarding legislation and will only be appointed if a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure is obtained from the Criminal Records Bureau.

Applicants must be professionally qualified Social Workers and registered with Social Work England. The full list of criteria can be found within the person specification.

Closing date: 9th October 2022

Interview date: 18th October 2022.