- Sector: Social Services, Housing and Childcare
- Specialism: Adult Care, Adult Social Work, Child Care
- Location: Lerwick
- £31,575.20 to £36,266.70 per annum, J/K
- Hours: Full Time
- Contact: Please see description
- Reference: SIC03143
The purpose of the job is to provide a professional social work service, including the Mental Health function as part of an operational team, based in Adult Social Work.
In accordance with the Scottish Social Services Council; all Social Work Services Workers must adhere to the following Codes of Practice:Protect the rights and promote the interests of service users and carers; Strive to establish and maintain the trust and confidence of service users and carers; Promote the independence of service users while protecting them as far as possible from danger or harm; Respect the rights of service users while seeking to ensure that their behaviour does not harm themselves or other people; Uphold public trust and confidence in social work services; and Be accountable for their practice and take responsibility for maintaining and improving their knowledge and skills.
More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.
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During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.
This post is based at Adult Social Work, Grantfield, Lerwick.
For further details relating to this post, please contact: Eleanor Stewart, Senior Social Worker on 01595 744404 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk