Job Description

We are currently requiring experienced social workers to work in the All Age Disability Service. All Age works with adults from 18 upwards with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and mental health. There is separate teams within the All Age Disability Service, Learning Disabilities and Physical disabilities are one team and Mental Health another.

The successful candidates will have sound knowledge with regards to Care Act, Mental Capacity Act, an AMHP qualification would be desirable and also some experience in forensic social work. Extensive knowledge with regards to Care Act, MCA, Human rights and to work in a strengths based approach and person centred manner.

To attend MDT’s and work with other agencies to ensure the correct level of support is received by individuals

All Age Disability covers the whole Calderdale Borough and we have close working relationships with our health partners.

Successful candidates would be required to hold a caseload of 25 and would have the support of the Team Manager, Advanced Practitioners and colleagues within the team. Supervision will be given.

8 roles in total

4 for Physical Disabilities /Learning Disabilities

2 for Mental Health

2 Approve Mental Health Practitioners

What's on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with Adults
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**