Social Worker - Adults Locality

Location Gloucestershire
Salary Competitive
Our Social Workers must be able to listen hard to the people of Gloucestershire, to understand what really matters and to connect them to resources that help them continue with their chosen life, either with support or independently. You will also be working with individuals to help them to regain control of their lives in a crisis. We use the Three Conversation approach, a model that re-emphasises focus on people, their strengths and the networks and community around them.
As Social Workers, we understand the work you do on a daily basis and provide the support you need to make a difference to the people of Gloucestershire. To join us, you need:
• to be a Social Worker registered with Social Work England with a completed ASYE year or equivalent demonstrable experience in a statutory social work setting
• have experience working within Adult Social Care, including working in a multi-agency and court environment
• have knowledge and understanding of the legislation, models, and theories relevant to Adult Social Work
• hold a valid UK driving licence and have access to a car (exceptions may apply under the Equality Act)

Please include a header at the top of each application indicating:
• availability for interview
• availability to start

• Expenses to be added for hard-to-recruit geographical areas (i.e., Cotswolds) 
accommodation/commuter mileage allowance

• Two weekly reviews of outstanding vacancies
Please note references need to be uploaded once an interview is booked to ensure managers are enabled to make an informed decision directly following the interview.

• Capped caseloads at 25;

• Guaranteed minimum 6-month placement;

• Remote / agile working: Localities - first 2 weeks in the office for a robust induction; thereafter a maximum 2 days per week in Gloucestershire to undertake visits / meetings / supervision

• Dedicated support with regular supervision and guidance from line management.