Experienced Social Workers - Adult Services - Apply now!
- £35,093 per annum + market rate supplement of £2,000 (subject to
Within the chosen service area you
will carry a complex workload reflecting high levels of risk,
uncertainty and challenge, in line with the capability of an
Experienced Social Worker with a minimum of two years’ post
qualification experience in a social work role. You will
have responsibility for mentoring and supporting the practice
development of less experienced Social Workers through regular
supervision in accordance with the departmental supervision
You will work collaboratively with
service users to assess their needs, identify options for meeting
those needs, negotiate and review appropriate care within the
Department’s priorities in line with the principles of
personalisation, empowering service users have control over their
lives. You will promote autonomy and development with
vulnerable adults who have complex social care needs due to
disability, exclusion, or diminished capacity and to work with them
and their carers, liaise with service providers from within the
Department or other agencies, as necessary.
You must have a relevant professional
qualification (Degree in social work or equivalent) and
- Current HCPC registration.
- A minimum of two years post qualifying experience as a Social
Worker in Adult Social Care/ equivalent.
- If qualified since 2010 successful completion of Assessed and
Supported Year in Employment or equivalent proven practice and
successful probationary period.
- Evidence of learning, through Continuing Professional
Development and its application to practice/ and or mentoring.
- Qualified Practice Educator or willingness to undertake
- Best Interest Assessor or willingness to undertake
- Full driving licence and use of a vehicle for business
If you would like to find out more, please use the links below
to view the job description and the full terms and conditions of
description - (Experienced Social Workers - Adult
If you are now ready to apply, please complete the application
form using the link below. You will see on the form that we
are asking you to indicate which teams you would like to work in;
you can indicate as many as you like on the same form, but this
application is just for Experienced Social Worker level
posts in Adult Services. To apply for other
posts, or for roles in Children's Services please complete the
appropriate form by using the links at the bottom of the page.
form - (Experienced Social Workers - Adult
Your form can be returned by email: Recruitment.firstname.lastname@example.org
or by post: Recruitment Team, Bedford Borough Council,
Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP.
All offers will be subject to an enhanced DBS
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