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Social Worker Band 5/6 Western Trust Area

Full Time

REF: NWR west1

Londonderry/Derry, Northern Ireland

Job description

The day to day care of children and young people, and other supportive tasks and duties.

To provide children and young people looked after with appropriately planned care, support, and guidance and to provide a positive role model.  To act in a professional, proactive capacity in order to provide a positive living experience for the children and young people resident in the home.

To develop appropriate professional relationships with children, and parents/carers, ensuring that their physical, psychological, social and emotional needs are met.

To contribute to the multi-disciplinary assessment of children\\\\\\\'s needs, by planning implementing, evaluating and reviewing individual care plans designed to meet such needs.

 

Essential

Have a degree / Diploma or equivalent in Social Work

Be registration or be eligible for registration  with the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC)

  • Evidence of ability to work within a team
  • Effective communications skills
  • Understanding  of the Children (NI) order 1995 Regulations and Guidance
  • Health and Safety Requirements

Desirable

Experience of working with children over 11 years in a residential child care setting.

Additional relevant qualifications e.g. post qualifying award.

Job Card

REF

NWR west1

Start Date:

2021-09-03

Closing Date:

2021-11-30

Contract type:

Full Time

Salary/Package:

£24,907-£37,890

Sector:

Temporary Agency Staff

Location:

Londonderry/Derry

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