South Gloucestershire Council

  • Patchway, Bristol, UK
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Yate, Bristol BS37, UK
How you'll make a difference Every day, our Adult Social Workers are making a real difference to vulnerable people in our community, helping and supporting them to live their lives in the way they want to. What will you be doing? You will be working with people who require social care services, their families and carers to ensure independence in maintained as much as possible and outcomes are clear, monitored and reviewed. You will: Deliver genuine people-centred, strengths-based support, with a focus on what those we work with tell us will make the biggest difference to them. using your creativity to deliver the best outcomes for local people. Implement, review and monitor actions and outcomes outlines in line with individual care plan. Make changes and amendments as the needs of the individual change and evolve Work in line with best practice legislation, policy and guidance to promote the wellbeing and dignity of service users Make recommendations for the implementation of...
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Yate, Bristol BS37, UK
How you'll make a difference You will play a key role in effecting change and improvement in social work practice, taking a professional lead across Children’s Services. You will have responsibility for supporting and advising on the quality of social work practice, providing challenge, support and training to practitioners, managers, elected members, social work students and newly qualified social workers. You will be able to be creative and innovative in your role and lead practitioners and managers towards great practice. What will you be doing? This is an influential role within our children’s service and you will need to work closely with Service Manager colleagues across the Divisions, including relevant business support staff and managers. It will be key for you to provide expertise on all aspects of children’s Social Work practice; supporting and modelling best practice. You will lead the development and implementation of agreed supervision standards and training and...
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Kingswood, Bristol BS15, UK
How you'll make a difference Every day, our Adult Social Workers are making a real difference to vulnerable people in our community, helping and supporting them to live their lives in the way they want to. What will you be doing? You will be working with people who require social care services, their families and carers to ensure independence in maintained as much as possible and outcomes are clear, monitored and reviewed. You will: Deliver genuine people-centred, strengths-based support, with a focus on what those we work with tell us will make the biggest difference to them. using your creativity to deliver the best outcomes for local people. Implement, review and monitor actions and outcomes outlines in line with individual care plan. Make changes and amendments as the needs of the individual change and evolve Work in line with best practice legislation, policy and guidance to promote the wellbeing and dignity of service users Make recommendations for the implementation of...
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Yate, Bristol BS37, UK
How you'll make a difference Our social workers make a real difference. Every day they work with families to help children and young people who have a significant disability or impairment and have difficulty achieving their ambitions. Listening to children and young people with a disability and putting them at the heart of all that we do. Working in partnership with families, equipping them with the skills they need to ensure young people live in happy, healthy and safe homes. Working within a multi-agency network to ensure that assessment and planning is well coordinated and leads to positive outcomes for the child. Whether you have just passed your ASYE, or are a Senior Social Worker with 15 years experience, let's talk as we can appoint to any appropriate grade to suit your skills and experience. If you can demonstrate experience from a Child Protection background, or perhaps you already work in a disabilities service - you'll find a great fit in this team. What will you be...
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Kingswood, Bristol BS15, UK
How you'll make a difference Our social workers make a real difference. Every day they work with families to help children and young people who have had a difficult start in life to achieve their ambitions. For this role, we are actively looking to appoint an experienced worker already operating at, or ready for their progression to Senior Social Worker level. We welcome you to join a team of Social Workers who make a real difference. You will be listening to young people and putting them at the heart of all that we do and working in partnership with families, equipping them with the skills they need to ensure young people live in happy, healthy and safe homes. What will you be doing? You would be joining an established team of experienced social workers in the Locality Team in Kingswood who undertakes statutory social work in the areas of Child protection, Children in Need and the initial stages of Looked after Children, as well as working within the Public Law outline and Care...
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Yate, Bristol BS37, UK
How you'll make a difference As a Social Worker Degree Apprentice, you will have the opportunity to complete a BSc Hons Degree in Social Work and progress your career by becoming a Social Worker, a role where you can make a difference working with adults, children, carers and families, supporting positive change in people's lives.What you will be doing: For the first time, we are in partnership with training provider, The Open University. The apprenticeship is taught by experienced social workers in a highly supportive environment, their knowledge and experience spans the range of social work specialities: adults, children, families and mental health. The programme has six modules. The first two provide an introduction to the organisation of social care in the UK and develop apprentices’ awareness of the different components of good social work practice. The third module covers legal issues related to social care and social work, including the regulation of social care...
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Yate, Bristol BS37, UK
How you'll make a difference We are currently seeking two Senior Social Workers to join the Front Door of South Gloucestershire council's Children's Social Care and Preventative Services. Our social workers make a real difference. Every day they work with families to help children and young people who have had a difficult start in life to achieve their ambitions. You will be listening to young people and putting them at the heart of all that we do and working in partnership with families, equipping them with the skills they need to ensure young people live in happy, healthy and safe homes. What will you be doing? We have a strong culture of giving staff the time, freedom and support to explore new and better ways of doing things, so we’re looking for individuals keen to use their creativity to deliver high quality, child-centred practices, which ensure the best outcomes for children and families. The Response Team sits within the Front Door of our Integrated Children’s Service. You...
21 Apr, 2024
South Gloucestershire Council Yate, Bristol BS37, UK
How you'll make a difference Whether you have just passed your ASYE, or are a Senior Social Worker with 15 years experience, let's talk. Our social workers make a real difference. Every day they work with families to help children and young people who have had a difficult start in life to achieve their ambitions. You will be listening to young people and putting them at the heart of all that we do and working in partnership with families, equipping them with the skills they need to ensure young people live in happy, healthy and safe homes. Although this post is advertised as a full time position, we encourage and welcome applications from experienced social workers who may be seeking part time, job share or flexible working arrangements. What will you be doing? The Children in Care service includes sub specialisms, with social workers allocated to a full range of children in care, Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (UASC), Early Permanence and Care Leavers. Your role will be...