Title Social Worker
Salary: £28,785 - £32,878
Location: South Team, Ross on Wye
This is an exciting time for Social Workers to join Herefordshire Council’s adult social care team. Recent innovation and service transformation has enabled us to enhance the workforce and create several exciting developmental posts and opportunities to practice differently throughout our teams.
Working with local communities and developments, services are growing to support our ambition to help adults live safe, healthy and independent lives by offering enhanced preventative and pro-active community services. Our community broker scheme recently winning an award for innovation. This means our multi-skilled team enable us to be responsive to individuals whatever their needs.
We are now looking for registered Social Worker’s with broad experience in mental health and learning disabilities to help us drive our ambition forward. Essential to have confidence in multi-agency working and a passion for supporting people to lead the best lives possible and to have the values and knowledge of delivering strengths-based, personalised assessments. We are committed and passionate about training and career progression for our social workers.
Herefordshire is a naturally beautiful, lively county. It hosts a thriving artistic community with exhibitions, film festivals, independent shops, theatres and numerous live music venues. So come and work for Herefordshire Council and make a real difference to others lives, whilst also enjoying a great balance of work and home life.
Herefordshire is one of the most beautiful counties in England with some delightful market towns, picturesque villages and a blend of the traditional and modern in the city of Hereford - modern shopping facilities and an ambition for change.
To find out more about how Herefordshire is changing click here http://www.hereford2020.com/
What else do we offer?
Relocation payment of up to £5,000
HCPC registration paid
Benefits with Herefordshire Council
Holidays: 25 days per year plus 2 days unpaid at Christmas (pro rata for part time)
Pension: LGS pension scheme
Pick your perks – our benefits include access to a range of retail, leisure, holiday and health benefits. This includes savings, cash back and discounts. We also offer an employee assistance programme that means you will have access to confidential support and advice if you ever need it.
We welcome applicants whatever their personal characteristics or social identity. All requests for flexible working arrangements and reasonable adjustments will be considered. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of the job are guaranteed an interview.
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