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Social Worker Band 5

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Band 5 Social Worker

First Choice are currently recruiting Band 5 Social Workers for various disciplines to work for our public sector client. These posts will be based in Belfast. Hours of work will be Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm and rate of pay is £12.74 per hour. These are demanding yet rewarding roles with excellent opportunities to further your Social Work career. 

Our public sector client has roles in the following disciplines:

  • Looked after children’s Team
  • Elderly community support team
  • Family Intervention Team
  • Disability Team
  • Fostering Team
  • Gateway Team
  • Hospital Social Work Team

These roles will vary dependant on the discipline, however this is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas including:

  • Liaise with other professional staff, voluntary bodies and community groups.
  • Produce necessary reports as required including court reports.
  • Participate in the development and use of community resources.
  • Provide support for Service Users and family members.
  • Work as part of the multi-disciplinary team.
  • Adhere to GDPR.
  • Management of own workload and participate in identifying and addressing own developmental needs.

What We Need From You:

  • Social Work Degree.
  • To be NISCC registered.
  • Experience in a similar role – Placements or work experience in one of these teams
  • Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment.
  • A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly.
  • Wiliness to complete an Access NI

What We Will Offer You:

  • £12.74 per hour .
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses 

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

  • Contact Gloria King or Lauren Keenan on 02890 313693
  • Email your cv to or simply click the apply button
  • Closing date is Fri 12th February @ 1700






Social Worker Band 5

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