Social Worker - Adult Care
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
£28,672, to £32,234/ £33,782 - £37,890 p.a. Grade 9/11 pre/post progression
Social Care - Adult Service
One of the locality teams however you may be required to work at any Council building.
Adult Health Services
Adult Care – Older People
Durham and Chester -Le-Street Locality Team
Social Workers - Adult Services
1 x 37hrs temp until 31/3/2021 subject to return of the substantive postholder
1 x 37hr temp until 30/11/2021 subject to the return of the substantive postholder
Salary: £28,672, to £32,234/ £33,782 - £37,890 p.a. Grade 9/11
i.e. pre-progression grade 9 scp 24 - 28 post -progression grade 11 scp 30 -34
VACANCY NO: AHS/20/385
Two temporary Social Workers are required in the Durham and Chester-Le-Street Locality Team to ensure that the social care needs of people are fully assessed under the Care Act and that services are delivered, monitored and reviewed in accordance with the agreed care plan.
A sound knowledge and experience in Adult Social Care is required, along with good knowledge and experience of MCA.
Required qualifications: Professional qualification: Degree in SW, Dip SW, CSS or CQSW or equivalent, plus Social Work England registration.
The successful applicant for this post will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.
For further information about the posts please contact
Catherine Rowlands, Acting Locality Manager on 03000 265 231/ 07775025149 or
It is anticipated that interviews will be held week commencing 14/12/20 (via video/Teams)
Interviews will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams. If you are successful at shortlisting you will be notified via North East Jobs of the date and time of your interview. A separate invite will be sent via Microsoft Teams.
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