We have two full time vacancies in the Hospital social work team. Ideally candidates will have experience of multidisciplinary work and be committed to persons centred social work practice with adults. There will be the opportunity to gain experience with different service users in a variety of contexts. Relevant It skills will be required but additional training will be provided for specific systems. Assessment and duty experience would be an advantage but a flexible approach is important. Some Safeguarding experience and knowledge of Making Safeguarding Personal is essential to the role.
You will be based at the Northern General Hospital and potentially work into a variety of different work streams located in the hospital, for example Front Door Response team and Active Recovery. These will include working closely with our health colleagues in an integrated way so a commitment to team work with health professionals is integral to this role. We work with our colleagues in the Short term intervention team so you would need the ability to work to tight timeframes.
If you are interested in working and enjoy working creatively in a solution focused way we would love to hear from you. You will be a highly motivated, enthusiastic, hardworking individual who will be able to decision make and operate to a high level of professional autonomy to ensure that vulnerable adults are safe. A commitment to personal development within the role is required.
Role will include application of the Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act 2005 & participation in the Three Conversations Model.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates are to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.
We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. We welcome applications from everyone. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.
Interviews W/C 4 November 2019
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