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B5 Social Worker – Coleraine

Posted 2 weeks ago

First Choice Coleraine are currently looking for a temporary ongoing Social Workers to work for one of our well-established clients in Coleraine. This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified Social Worker looking to gain experience.  You will be working to deliver social work services to Mental Health Teams for Older People.

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 9am-5pm and will be due to start once all relevant employment checks are in place. The pay rate for this role is £13.84 an hour.

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas such as:

  • Will be responsible for the management of his/her workload and participate in identifying and addressing own developmental needs
  • Liaise with other professional staff, voluntary bodies, and community groups in the furtherance of the client’s needs
  • Participate fully in the assessment of need of older people and service users with dementia and their carers
  • Participate in the development and use of community resources
  • Develop appropriate packages of domiciliary care to support people with mental health problems or dementia in their own home to obviate the need for residential and/or hospital care
  • Aware of the full range of providers in the community
  • Participate in Case Conferences and Reviews, and to submit the appropriate reports within the agreed timescale
  • Maintain confidential records as required

What We Need From You:

  • A recognised Social Work Degree
  • To be NISCC registered, or willing to apply
  • Be willing to undergo an Access NI Check
  • Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment
  • Effective planning and organisational skills with an ability to prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly

What We Will Offer You:

  • Mileage allowance
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 3rd February 2023 @ 5pm
  • Start Date for these roles will be as soon as all relevant checks are in place

The Next Steps, How to Contact the Team That Ticks All the Boxes:

  • Contact Tina Young on 02870327011 or email:
  • Simply click the apply button

First Choice is an equal opportunities employer

B5 Social Worker – Coleraine

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