Social Worker

Reference:

JC_SWY_06/18

Sector:

Graduate, Healthcare

Salary:

Competitive

Town/City:

Coleraine

Contract Type:

Temporary

Closing Date:

13/07/2018

MPA Recruitment are working on behalf of our client, to recruit a Social Worker for an exciting role in the Coleraine area. 

The Role

  • Contribute to the prevention of offending by children through working with children and young people referred by Court direction or under voluntary contract
  • Working in partnership with children, their parents/carers and other agencies.
  • Engage children and families to assess levels or risk, strengths and need
  • Engage with victims and communities to create opportunities for children to make amends
  • Communicate and consult with colleagues and other agencies
  • Plan and deliver agreed areas of work
  • Record, review and evaluate agreed areas of work
  • Demonstrate an on-going commitment to practice and professional development

Essential Criteria

  • Hold a recognised Professional qualification in social work.
  • Have NISCC registration or be eligible for registration or have lodged an application with 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.