Social Work Assistant - Permanent

Renfrewshire Council
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Advert Working as part of the integrated Renfrewshire Learning Disabilities Service, you will assist in the provision of the social work service including; assessment, review and care management, taking forward Self Directed Support, with adults with learning disabilities. You must have experience of dealing with the public and using relevant IT packages together with an ability to engage with and motivate individuals in effecting positive change in their lives. You must have effective communication, organisation and time management skills with a positive professional attitude; an ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team; literacy skills; knowledge and understanding of data protection; and a positive view of the welfare of individuals with a variety of social circumstances is also required. Previous experience of working with adults with learning disabilities is desirable, as is knowledge of, alternative forms of communication and an understanding of adult protection. An SVQ level 3 in Care, or an ability to work towards this qualification is 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 26 June 2017

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