Social Work Assistant

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Recruiter
Scottish Borders Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£23,114.33 - £25,651.08 per year Pro Rata
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
27 Sep 2017
Ref
SBO01889
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Details

Grade: 7A
Hourly Rate: £12.66 - £14.05
Salary: £23,114.33 - £25,651.08 pro rata per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent



Role Purpose

An opportunity has arisen for a 17.5 hours Social Work Assistant post. As a member of Children & Families Social Work Service, Social Work Assistants will work to ensure, wherever possible, that children and young people experiencing problems are helped to remain in their own homes and local communities, wherever this is consistent with their safety and welfare. The post holder will be required to work with children on the Child Protection Register and those who are Looked After and Accommodated and their families / carers. As well as with families and children to prevent the need for statutory involvement.



Essential

HNC/SVQ 3 in Social Care or Childcare and Education
OR considerable experience and a commitment to undertake such training



Informal Enquiries to

Matt Thomas, Team Leader
Tel: 01835 824000 Ext 4199 or Email: Matt.Thomas@scotborders.gcsx.gov.uk



See also:
SBO01889 Social Work Assistant.pdf
SBO01889 - Additional Information - Social Work Assistant.docx
SC 5A.pdf