Social Worker

MPA ​are one of the leading healthcare agencies in Northern Ireland and currently have ongoing opportunities for Band 5 and 6 Social Workers within the Northwest (Foyle Areas).

If you are interested in applying for a role in Social Work and gaining flexible, consistent work within a diverse Social Care environment please apply now!

*Newly qualified Social Workers can apply*

Job Role/Duties

  • To deliver a Social Work Service to individual clients/families/groups in a hospital or community setting.

  • To devise appropriate packages of care, which effectively harness statutory, voluntary, community and family resources to compliment and supplement the services provided.

  • Responsibility for managing an allocated workload and establishing priorities within it.

  • To participate fully in the assessment of clients’ need within the Programme of Care.

  • To participate in multi-disciplinary assessment of clients need, in the development of care plans, and the performance of the Named Worker function.

  • To review all clients on a systematic basis in order to re-assess levels of need, and appropriateness of service, at all times seeking the views of clients, and where appropriate carers.

  • Liaison with other professional staff and agencies in the interests of the client.

  • At all times demonstrate practice which reflects the CORE values of compassion, openness, respect and excellence.

Benefits

  • Weekly pay

  • Free annual Induction Training

  • Flexible hours to suit you

Essential Criteria

  • Hold a recognised Professional qualification in social work.

  • Have NISCC registration or be eligible for registration or have lodged an application with the NISCC.

  • Current full driving licence & access to a car on appointment. This criteria will be waived in the case of applicants whose disability prohibits driving but who have access to a form of approved transport which will permit them to carry out the duties of this post.

To hear more about this fantastic opportunity, please call Brenda Roddy on 02871360070 or alternatively email Brenda.okane@mparecruitment.co.uk