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Social Worker Adults

Job information
Salary £27,668 - £31,601
Organisation Herefordshire Council
Hours 37
Term/duration Permanent
Closing date 12 pm on 28 February 2019

Job details

This is an exciting time for Social Workers to join Herefordshire Council’s adult social care teams. Recent innovation and service transformation has enabled us to enhance the workforce and create several exciting developmental posts and opportunities to practice differently throughout our teams.

Working with local communities and developments, services are growing to support our ambition to help adults live safe, healthy and independent lives by offering enhanced preventative and pro-active community services. Our community broker scheme recently winning an award for innovation. This means our multi-skilled locality teams enable us to be responsive to individuals whatever their needs.

We are now looking for registered Social Worker’s with experience in mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities or older people, to help us drive our ambition forward. Essential is to have a passion for supporting people to lead the best lives possible and to have the values and knowledge of delivering strengths-based, personalised assessments. ASYE’s are welcome to apply as we are committed to supporting and developing our workforce. We are passionate about training and career progression for our social workers in both adults and children’s services.

Herefordshire is a naturally beautiful, lively county. It hosts a thriving artistic community with exhibitions, film festivals, independent shops, theatres and numerous live music venues. So come and work for Herefordshire Council and make a real difference to others lives, whilst also enjoying a great balance of work and home life.

What else do we offer?

Relocation payment of up to £10,000.

Benefits with Herefordshire Council

Flexible working including the possibility of part time.

Holidays: 25 days per year plus 2 days unpaid at Christmas (pro rata for part time)

Pension: LGPS pension scheme

A range of discounts with local businesses

HCPC registration paid

Herefordshire is one of the most beautiful counties in England with some delightful market towns, picturesque villages and a blend of the traditional and modern in the city of Hereford - modern shopping facilities and an ambition for change.

To find out more about how Hereford is changing click here

We welcome applicants whatever their personal characteristics or social identity. All requests for flexible working arrangements and reasonable adjustments will be considered. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of the job are guaranteed an interview.

For more information contact

To apply please send a CV to Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you would like to obtain details regarding feedback on your application please contact Hoople Resourcing at:

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