Social Worker - Huddersfield Hub - 2 Jobs

Adults & Health
Adults Social Care Operation
Social Care - Adults
Civic Centre 1
Full Time, Permanent
£24,799 - £32,878

We’re looking for Social Workers to join our team

Appointment will be made at Grade 8 to 10, progression to Grade 11 as a Senior Practitioner will be via assessment

There’s a really supportive feel to our team - we all pull together to support each other and share our expertise. We have approachable and experienced managers who are willing to listen and a team with a wide breadth of practice knowledge. 

You’ll be based initially in the Huddersfield Hub in Civic Centre 1 and will work with adults aged 18 years plus who have a range of physical disabilities or health conditions.  You will work flexibly across Huddersfield and its surrounding areas.  We are positive about mobile working to support you to achieve the work life balance you need, Social Work isn’t a 9-5 job and no two days are the same however we understand how important achieving that balance is.

Huddersfield Town has a diverse population and offers everything you need - shops, banks, café’s, a post office and large leisure centre. The bus and train stations nearby, enable good transport links to other towns.

We are committed to providing our social workers with exceptional levels of support, from a comprehensive induction through to continuous personal and professional development. We encourage you to make the most of the training opportunities we offer to become a confident, independent practitioner.  Our strengths-based practice means we tap into local resources and work positively with a broad range of professionals. Your professional social work skills will be at the fore in Court of Protection, Safeguarding, Best Interests work and the practice educator role. We have an established career structure in place to help you get where you want to be in your career.

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Travel is an essential part of this job and therefore it would be extremely difficult for you to do your job effectively if you did not use a car for all or most of the time.  It is essential that you hold a full and valid driving licence and it is expected that you will either use a council vehicle or your own car (exceptions can be made for disabled applicants).

To apply please complete the online application form.

31 May 2020, 11:55 PM

This job is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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