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Social Worker

Posted 5 days ago

Social Workers urgently required for our client based in Antrim for the Children & Adolescents Mental Health Services. There are currently TWO positions available with working hours of Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm, although, flexible working or part time hours are considered also. Within this role you will be responsible for supporting young people who are experiencing problems with their emotions, behaviours, or mental health.

Newly Qualified Social Workers will be supported through their AYE. Hourly rate will be between £13.12 – £16.52 depending on experience.

What The Job Entails:

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

  • To be directly involved in the assessment and care co-ordination of children/adolescents and their families
  • To engage with children who are experiencing emotional health and wellbeing difficulties
  • To manage appointments with Regulatory Bodies
  • To provide advice, support and help to those caring for children, adolescents, and their families
  • To attend clinical and other inter agency meetings as appropriate
  • To maintain channels of communication that facilitate the co-ordination of care
  • To consider, assess and respond appropriately to child protection concerns
  • To act in accordance with Regional and Trust Safeguarding Policy and Procedures
  • To communicate effectively with other agencies and professionals

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

What We Will Offer You:

  • Hourly Rate – £13.12 – £16.52 depending on experience
  • 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
  • Recommend a friend Payment for every successful referral

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
  • 30-minute Lunch Break
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 17.08.2022 at 5.00pm

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

  • Contact Ellen McCartney on 02825648477
  • Simply click the apply button


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Social Worker

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