Social Worker - Learning Disabilities Team

📁
People
📅
190000SP Requisition #
Thanks for your interest in the Social Worker - Learning Disabilities Team position. Unfortunately this position has been closed but you can search our 19 open jobs by clicking here.

The successful candidate will possess a working knowledge of local care and support resources/options for adults with learning disabilities and their carers and where to find these.


Demonstrate thorough knowledge of relevant social care and health legislation, policies, procedures and best practice guides and how they impact on people with learning disabilities including evidence of its implementation and application. You will have the skills to respond appropriately to unexpected events and crisis and have the ability to recognise signs of harm, abuse and neglect and how to manage these issues.


You must have a thorough understanding of current legislation and how it applies to the work of the profession including understanding the prevailing needs, whilst to promote the best interests of service users and carers at all times.  It is essential you hold DIPSW, CQSW, BA, BSC or MA in Social Worker or equivalent and registered with HCPC with a minimum 2 years checkable experience.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exceptional team and develop your skills and gain further experience in your chosen career.


About Camden


Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.


Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.


Click HERE to see the full details of our excellent benefits


Make it work for you. Make it your Camden.


Discover and Diversity

To “discover” more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website


How to apply


To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.

Closing dates for applications: Sunday 24 November 2019, 23:59

Interviews to be held: TBC

Please quote reference: 190000SP


To view the Job Profile please click HERE

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

My Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions

Similar Listings

London

📁 People

Requisition #: 2000002P

London

📁 People

Requisition #: 190000T4

London

📁 People

Requisition #: 2000001I