Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar

06 Dec, 2023
Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula HS7, UK
Job DescriptionYou will undertake assessment and care management and other Social Work responsibilities including liaison with health, private and voluntary agencies. Within care management arrangement, you will make assessments and negotiate packages of care in consultation with service users and carers to meet identified needs within defined budgetary limits. You will also monitor, review and assess individual care plans and respond to changing needs.RequirementsYou will hold a Diploma in Social Work or equivalent and have an up to date knowledge of Community Care legislation and practice. It is essential that you are able to communicate clearly, have good interpersonal skills and hold a full, unrestricted driving licence. Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance. Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade with annual incremental progression.
06 Dec, 2023
Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar Stornoway, UK
AdvertRelief Social Worker, Children & Families, Western per hour, including Distant Islands AllowanceYou will be required to work within a Practice Team (Children & Families) as a Social Worker undertaking an integrated range of social work services in relation to child welfare promotion and support for children and their families: arranging and supporting care placements for children who require to live away from home, preventative work and joint work with other agencies as required, working to the direction of the Team Leader. You will work and develop data to assist with understanding trends and target service delivery alongside the Team Leader, and deliver these services in accordance with current legislation and Comhairle procedures and standards.You will also be required to work, where necessary, in supporting other statutory Social Work services within the Local Authority.A Diploma in Social Work or other approved recognised Social Work qualification is essential....