Adult Social Care

Adult Social Care

Adult Social Care

Closing: 06/11/2020

Position: Temporary

Hours: Full-time

Salary: Various

Reference: 003924

Address: Blackburn, UK

Department: Adults, Communities and Prevention
Salaries starting at £19,312 through to £46,845

Do you want to make a real difference during the current pandemic? You may be the type of person we are looking for. 

In response to the emerging requirements in conjunction with Covid-19 and ensuring business compliance across the Borough we have some exciting opportunities and welcome passionate and dedicated individuals to join our Adult Social Work and Care Teams. 

We are looking for a range of individuals who may or may not be social work qualified and who are interested in enhancing our multi-professional teams of social workers, social care professionals, occupational therapy and physiotherapy.

A passion for working in partnership with local people to promote a strength based approach and provide assessment, care and support to the residents of the borough. 

You will:

•have excellent interpersonal skills to enable you to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team 
•Work alongside professionals within hospitals, our community providers, our local rehabilitation unit,           Reablement as well as integrated neighbourhood teams and HomeFirst.  
•       Deliver a high standard of evidence based interventions and have responsibility of own caseload.="white-space:pre">
•Be highly motivated, focused, with good attention to detail·       
•Be flexible with plenty of initiative and ideas for service improvements·       
•Advocate people receive the right support, in the right place and at the right time.
•Through our neighbourhood model enable access to advice and services tailored to meet their needs.

Our Teams can work across  a 7-day working week as such we are open to be flexible with opportunities for evening, bank holiday and weekend working. 

In return we will offer you:

•a competitive salary  
•regular supervision and appraisal 
•a strong and supportive multi-disciplinary team environment 
•team based learning opportunities
•personal progression advice and support for professional development and future opportunities  
•access to a range of health and wellbeing support

We are looking for Qualified Social Workers including ASYE and experienced CQC registered team manager to support Team Coordinators, Assessment and Review Officer’s, Support Workers and Crisis Workers. Our fixed term contracts will initially be for a minimum of 5/6 months and there may be flexibility to work the hours you choose. 
These posts will allow opportunity to gain experience and apply for any permanent internal recruitment vacancies. 
These are fulfilling roles so if you are up for the challenge, share our values and want to enhance people’s lives, then we would really welcome you to apply.

Please see attached role descriptions. Please ensure you have the relevant qualifications for each role prior to application. 

We are a Disability Confident employer. Please let us know if communication via an alternative means is required. 

If you feel you have the right skill sets to be able to fulfil any of our roles we would love to hear from you. 

Please note that your CV needs to evidence the requirements of the role profile with a supporting statement outlining how you meet the key requirement.

The listing may be closed before the closing date should sufficient applicants have been received.
Closing date for applications is 6th November 2020 with proposed interview dates on the 19th and 20th November 2020. 

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