Social Worker (Band 5 / Band 6)

Reference:

VAC-23

Sector:

Graduate, Healthcare

Salary:

Competitive

Town/City:

Coleraine

Contract Type:

Temporary

Closing Date:

24/05/2018

MPA Recruitment are one of the leading healthcare agencies in Northern Ireland and are currently have ongoing opportunities for Band 5 and 6 Social Workers within the Northern Health & Social Care Trust in Coleraine, Ballymoney, Ballycastle and Magherafelt 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.