Social Worker

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Ref no: CLA00801
Closes: Thursday, 30th March 2017
Published: Wednesday, 22nd March 2017
Location: Glebe Hall, Burgh Mews, Alloa
Salary: £30,587.03 - £34,437.78 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Clackmannanshire Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Adults and Children Social Work

Job Description

Job Title: Social Worker

Service: Social Services

Location: Glebe Hall - Criminal Justice

Grade: Grade 8 £30,587.03 - £34,437.78

Contracted Hours: 35

Contract Type/Basis: Temporary - Full Time (12 months from start date)

Closing date for all applications: Thursday, 6th April 2017

Job Summary

To provide a statutory Social Work Service in accordance with the provisions of relevant legislation and national and local guidelines.

To assume case management responsibilities specific to the Service, carrying out assessment of service users needs and risks, using accredited risk assessment tools and, following Service procedures, delivering direct interventions to individuals and small groups as part of a programme of interventions.  The role will also involve participating in structured consultation/supervision sessions as required and representing the Social Work Service in multi-disciplinary forums. This will all be in accordance with the Council or hosted stakeholders arrangements, through a Service Level Agreement or Partnership arrangement.

 

Requirements

This post is considered regulated work with children and/or protected adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  You will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Clackmannanshire Council.  The cost of this check will be deducted from your salary.

Should you have difficulty in accessing the documents and wish to request a paper application pack along with an application form please call 01259 452244 (24 hrs) and leave your details along with the reference number of the post.

Please note that if you are selected for interview you will be notified by e-mail.

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