Social Worker, Portree - HGH04661

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Ref no: HGH04661
Closes: Wednesday, 24th January 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Tign Na Sgire, Park Lane, Portree, Isle of Skye
Salary: £33,160 - £36,254 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Highland Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Children's Social Work

Job Description

Post Title: Social Worker     
:  Portree
Hours:      35 hours per week
Duration: Permanent
Salary:     £33,160 - £36,254 p.a.

Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale. 

This post is under represented in males. Applications from males are encouraged.

Person: Dianne Henderson Tel: 01478 613825

Purpose: Provide a Social Work Service to children, families and other carers. This will include services to looked after children and those on the Child Protection Register.

Provide such services as required as a member of a local Family Team, in the context of the Highland Practice Model. The Family Team is multi-disciplinary and provides universal and additional health, social care and child protection services.

Please APPLY ONLINE. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support, T: 01955 609575 (24 hour voicemail) quoting post the reference number above.

Please find the Job Description below.


Registration with the Scottish Social Services Council on the ‘Social Worker’ part of the Register and as such hold a qualification that is recognised by the SSSC as being equivalent to the Diploma in Social Work (DipSW).

You will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Highland to meet the operational requirements of the Service.

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