Qualified Social Worker

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Mental Health, Older People Care & Nursing Homes

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30K - £32K per annum DOE

  • Contact:

    Paul Marsden

  • Contact email:

    paul@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZH/3699/SW/MANCHESTER

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-09

  • Consultant:

    Paul Marsden

We are looking for a Qualified Social Worker living close to the Manchester area to join a Registered Charity that provide invaluable support to older adults and their families who have age-related needs and mental health conditions. The role is easily commutable from the M60 and M67 transport links and is commutable from all the amenities and attractions of Manchester City Centre.

If you are looking for qualified Social Work Jobs in Manchester or close by, or maybe you currently work for Social Services and you are looking for a change, then this could be the role you are looking for.

What makes this Social Worker role different?

This job is a PERMANENT, full-time position and the role will involve working across both the Manchester and Liverpool areas as well as attending head office in London once per quarter.

Also, this could be a job for life due to the reward you get from the role and the staff turnover is extremely low, so this could be the first step towards a rewarding future.

Why is this charity so special?

Our client provides social, welfare and care services to the people they support, and it is their aim to support individuals and families to rebuild their lives and integrate into society. They want to positively engage with each individual and break down barriers building innovative support packages. Founded nearly 80 years ago, they have a proud history of aiding the people they support and helping to create a society free form discrimination.

Social Worker – Job Description

You will be the main point of contact with your clients in the area. You will inherit and manage a caseload of Older Adults and their relatives, you will build trusting relationships with each of them, and you will help them find the best support either through the service or social services. The service is personal and supportive, and you will have more time to spend with the people you support, building relationships and networking.

Essential Criteria

  • You will be a Registered Social Worker (CQSW, BA Social Work, DipSW).
  • You will have at least 2 years’ previous experience with Social Services.
  • Experience working with older adults and their families is essential.
  • It is essential that you have a driving licence and access to a car.

How to apply or ask a question

Please click on the apply button, our process is that once you have applied, providing you do meet the above criteria, one of our team at Health & Social Care Jobs will give you a call to arrange a telephone interview/chat about the role. Most of our team are from a Care background so you can be reassured you are talking to experts!  Health & Social Care Jobs are a bespoke, unique, specialist Social Care Recruitment Agency who pride themselves on being different! 

If I cannot upload my CV?

If you experience any difficulties applying, please email your CV directly to perms@hscjobs.co.uk quoting the job reference number.