Social Worker, Older Adults

  • Location:

    Manchester, UK

  • Sector:

    Elderly Care Homes, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Paul Marsden

  • Contact email:

    paul@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZH/QSW/Manchester

  • Consultant:

    Paul Marsden

  • Salary:

    £32-38K per annum DOE

We have a Full Time, Permanent job vacancy for a Qualified Social Worker in the Manchester & Liverpool area.  Car Driver Essential.  Must have Older Adult Experience. 

£32K - £38K Per Annum, Depending on working hours, Full-Time Hours Available 30 - 38 Hours

Location

This job vacancy will involve working across Manchester and Liverpool, working autonomously and remotely.  You will be required to attend quarterly meetings in London.

Your Employer

With an extremely low staff turnover, vacancies like this do not come up very often with this organization.  It could potentially be that “Job for life” due to the reward you get from the role.  You would be joining a fantastic Registered Charity who provides invaluable support to older adults and their families who have age-related needs and mental health conditions, relating to inherited past traumas.  Founded nearly 80 years ago, they have a proud history of aiding the people they support and helping to create a society free from discrimination.

Your Role

As a Qualified Social Worker, you would provide social, welfare, and care services to the people you support, and it is the aim of the charity to support individuals and families to rebuild their lives and integrate into society. You would positively engage with each individual and break down barriers building innovative support packages

You will be the main point of contact 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, networking in the local community, and signposting.

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 license and access to a car.

How to Apply

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 is 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 paul@hscjobs.co.uk quoting the job reference number ZH/SW/Manchester