- Salary: £16.54 - 27.50 - Hour
- Job Type: Contract
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Salary Per: Hour
- Location: West Midlands
- Date: 2 weeks ago
Your new company
Birmingham City Council are seeking experienced Qualified Social Workers who are passionate about Adult social work. Working for Birmingham City Council is about making life better for the 1.1 millions of people who live within the second largest city in England
Your new role
Due to the increase in workload from the current COVID 19 pandemic, Birmingham City Council are looking to recruit Qualified Social Workers with Mental Health experience to provide services across Hodge Hill & Yardley constituencies. You will be required to fulfil the statutory requirement as per the Care Act 2014, supporting vulnerable citizens of Birmingham, West Midlands with mental health supported needs. You will work in collaboration with health partners, to ensure a cohesive and joined up level of support is provided to this vulnerable group of citizens. You will be required to have high level experience working with this classification of client group, and have a good understanding of legislation in regards to mental health.
What you'll need to succeed
Previous direct experience of delivering social work to Adult Service users is essential. You must also have knowledge of key legislation underpinning Social Work, able to produce reports and maintain records. To be successful you will require a Social Work qualification (BA Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent). It is also essential that you have a current professional registration with Social Work England (previously HCPC) and have a minimum of 6 months experience working with adults in a Social Work position within the last 2 years. AMHP qualification is advantageous, but not essential.
What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available. remote working.
One dedicated consultant with over 11 years of recruitment expertise
Specialist in Adult Social Work Recruitment
Recruitment partner for Birmingham and Sandwell Councils
Exclusive access to the latest Qualified Social work vacancies
Free access to CPD Training, Network forums and resources
Transparency on timesheet/payroll platform - Option to be paid PAYE or Umbrella Ltd
Support for CV writing and Interview technics
*£250 reward for referring another Qualified Social Worker, who we then place.
You will be offered a competitive salary however this is dependent on experience with scope for negotiation.
What you need to do now
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