Social Worker - Adult Services (6 Posts) - Temporary

Glasgow City Council
Posted

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  • Reference: GLA03868

Job Description

Qualified Social Workers are required on a temporary basis for a period of 12 months to support substantial community care review activity. Applicants must have a knowledge and understanding of statutory requirements, particulalry in relation to assessment and care management, within the context of Self Directed Support. Applicants should have experience of working in at least one of the following - adult mental health, learning disabiliy, older people, and children with disabilities. Excellent written, verbal and analytical skills are essential, as well as demonstrating the ability to engage with other internal and external agencies at all levels. Applicants must possess a Degree / Diploma in Social Work (or Social Work equivalent) and be able to demonstrate commitment to CPD. Scottish Social Services Council registration within 6 months of taking up post is essential. Successful applicants will be deployed across the Council area.

These posts are excepted under Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2003 (as amended).

 Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their PVG Membership/or Scheme Checks. 

These posts are temporary for a period up to 12 months

 

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