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Ref no:
CNS02175
Published:
14/1/2021
Closes:
1/2/2021
Location:
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Council Offices, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW
Salary:
£15,255.00 - £16,567.00 per year
Contract Type:
Temporary
Position Type:
Part Time
Hours:
14.8 hours per week

Job Description

You will undertake assessment and care management and other Social Work responsibilities including liaison with health, private and voluntary agencies. Within care management arrangement, you will make assessments and negotiate packages of care in consultation with service users and carers to meet identified needs within defined budgetary limits. You will also monitor, review and assess individual care plans and respond to changing needs.

Requirements

You will hold a Diploma in Social Work or equivalent and have an up to date knowledge of Community Care legislation and practice. It is essential that you are able to communicate clearly, have good interpersonal skills and hold a driving licence.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance. Appointment to the post will be on the first point of scale.

Appointment to the post is for the duration of the maternity leave of the permanent postholder.

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