Senior Social Worker

North Lanarkshire Council
£36,273 - £39,897 per year
07 Apr 2017
24 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Advert

We are seeking to recruit a Senior Social Worker, within our Cumbernauld Community Mental Health Team, to provide professional leadership and help us retain our high level of performance of service delivery.

We are a high performing service and Council, as evidenced in our first joint inspection of Services for Children and Young People and national awards recognition, and we are committed to innovative, highly personalised approaches.

You must have a CQSW/DipSW, BA (Hons) in Social Work, or equivalent, be a qualified Mental Health Officer, with significant post qualifying experience in Social Work, and be registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC).

You will require strong leadership skills to lead and motivate employees to ensure a culture of effective service delivery and focus on quality outcomes are delivered.

In return we can offer you a positive professional working experience with a commitment to continuous professional development.

Significant post qualifying experience is essential, including experience in a relevant discipline.   A track record of successful inter agency working, leadership skills together with knowledge of risk assessment and risk management frameworks is also essential as is excellent verbal and written skills.

You will require to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member prior to commencing in this role.

This is a re-advertisement.  Previous applicants need not re-apply.

This post is apply on-line only.
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See also:
NLA01918 - Senior Social Worker.docx
Emp Spec - 2015 - Senior Social Worker (Mental Health).doc