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Job vacancy details

Social Worker

Department:
Social Work
Salary:
Pro rata salary is £25,447.80 - £28,532 per annum
Type:
Permanent - Part Time
Hours:
25.2 hours per week (0.7 FTE)
Location:
Sydenham
Closing date:
22 October 2021

Social Worker 

Part Time 25.2 hours per week (0.7 FTE) 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Social Work England registered social worker to utilise your skills within our dynamic multi-professional teams. You will form relationships with patients, their families and service providers to formulate an accurate assessment of need, in line with local and national policies.

Providing psychosocial support for adults with life limiting illnesses and their families, you will advocate for patients, carers and families around complex emotional and practical needs. This post does not have formal statutory authority although, knowledge of statute for protecting an adult or child is essential and liaison with statutory services is expected.

You will address the needs of people under our care, working on site or out in the community; facilitating transfers between care settings where appropriate. 

To succeed in this role

You will have experience of carrying out social work assessments with adults and/or families using strengths based and asset-based methodologies. You will also have had post qualifying social work experience of working in a statutory organisation in the UK and an understanding of adult social care systems and processes.

Knowledge and understanding of the impact of life limiting illness, and disability upon individuals, their families and the resources available to them is essential.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Michele King at m.king@stchristophers.org.uk

To apply for this position, please complete an expression of interest by clicking the ‘Apply Online’ button.

Within your expression of interest, it is important that you include your qualifications, employment history, and explain how you meet the essential criteria within the person specification.

Closing Date: Friday 22nd October 2021 at Midnight


Apply online
For any queries, please contact our recruitment line on 0208 768 4680

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