Qualified Social Worker - Community
Recruiting for a Qualified Social Worker for Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council working in the community.
Your new company
As of 30th April 2018 Hays partnered with Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council to support with their interim and contract recruitment. Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council is a forward thinking Council, who pride themselves on supporting the local borough and communities, putting the population of Sandwell at the heart of its development and future plans. Sandwell have a number of prestigious developed offices across the borough, giving you the environmental motivation to perform the best at your job.
Your new role
As a Qualified Social Worker you will be required to work in a fast paced environment undertaking caseloads with users and carers to identify needs and outcomes in the community, completing reviews and attending and participating in case discussions. You will be expected to represent the authority in court and may also be required to attend as a witness. As a Qualified Social Worker you will work with colleagues and managers across Sandwell to share and promote good practice. You will need to be happy to work regionally, have excellent communication skills and feel comfortable to pick up new and existing cases. It is imperative that you have an in depth understanding and be able to manage any challenges with appropriate methods which will vary from case to case.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful you will require a Social Work qualification (BA Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent). It is also essential that you have a current professional registration and have a minimum of 6 -12 months experience working with adults in a Social Worker position.
What you'll get in return
You will be offered a competitive salary however this is dependent on experience with scope for negotiation. This role offers you an opportunity to work under an experienced management team in a developed region ad be part of a forward thinking team.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.
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