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Ref no:
REN07375
Published:
17/5/2022
Closes:
30/5/2022
Location:
Renfrew Health and Social Work Centre, 10 Ferry Road ., PA4 8RU
Salary:
£36,189 - £39,766 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Based at Renfrew Health & Social Work Centre, 10 Ferry Road, Renfrew.

Working as part of Renfrewshire’s Children with Disabilities Team, you will provide a direct social work service to children and young people with disabilities and their families including assessments, care management and intervention services within a multi-disciplinary framework to ensure best outcomes for service users.

You must have a BA (Hons) in Social Work or equivalent, be registered with SSSC and have relevant social work experience of working with children or adults; with an understanding of child and adult protection, individual and family casework, assessment and care management process.

You will possess sound interpersonal, time management, analytical and IT skills; be an effective verbal and written communicator; able to demonstrate that you understand the legal basis and the social policy context underpinning social work practice; demonstrate an understanding of social processes and human development; and have a thorough knowledge of social work approaches and interventions.

The ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative; prioritise your own workload, maintain case records, work in partnership with other agencies; deliver services through case work and crisis intervention and a flexible approach to the job is also required.

Full training and support will be given to ensure that you are able to maintain the department’s commitment to continuous improvement.

Applications from Practicing MHO’s and Practice Teachers are desirable.

If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of check will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.

Closing Date - Monday 30th May 2022

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