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Experienced QSW - Ongoing Support Team

Remote Working
Remote Working
£33,486 to £35,336
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Experienced QSW - Ongoing Support Team Your new company The Ongoing Support Teams at Wiltshire Council continue to strengthen their services to the citizens of Wiltshire by embedding strengths based practice and partnership working to promote people's resilience, independence and wellbeing, and build strong communities. The teams offers support and intervention to people aged 18 plus, who live with physical disabilities, chronic and long-term conditions, autism and sensory impairment. Your new role You must have up-to-date knowledge of relevant legislation and guidance in relation to working with adults with a wide range of needs including those at risk. Wiltshire are seeking practitioners who are skilled in strengths based practice, take a positive approach to risk and confident in assessing need and supporting decision-making. You will be joining a supportive team who have discussions about allocations based on complexity of work, share knowledge, and value collaborative working. What you'll need to succeed You will need to be registered with Social Work England, have sound knowledge and understanding of the Care Act 2014, a positive approach to risk, and be passionate about making a difference. Knowledge of safeguarding procedures, completing strengths-based assessments, and the framework of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, as well as the Continuing Health Care framework are essential. Your ability to demonstrate your experience in these areas will be incremental to the level of position you are applying for. Experienced social workers have the additional responsibility of court work, and providing supervision to colleagues What you'll get in return Flexible working hours allowing you to work from home 3 - 4 days a week, 25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 days after 5 years with the ability to purchase an extra 20 days annual leave. Regular supervision, support, and appraisal with free Parking at each of their hubs, as well as at a dozen other sites across Chippenham, Trowbridge, and Salisbury. You'll receive a work Laptop from day one, be part of an excellent Local Government pension scheme and also have access to Wiltshire Rewards. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at (url removed)
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  • Job Reference: 704625042-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Social Care
    Hays Social Care
  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £33,486 to £35,336
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent