Social Worker - Liverpool

£19,659 per annum
06 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Social Worker - Liverpool Today, 10 children and young people in the UK hear the shocking news they have cancer. Our client is the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, and their families, offering them care and support every step of the way. You can be a part of helping them live their life to the full. Job Title: Social Worker Location: Liverpool - Alder Hey Hospital Contract type: Temporary (9-12 months) Hours per week: 21 hours per week Salary: £19,659 per annum Closing: 17th October 2016 Interview date: 26th October 2016 About the role: They are looking for a qualified and experienced Social Worker to cover maternity leave for a period of up to 1 year to provide support to children and young people diagnosed with cancer and leukaemia and their families. Their work is rewarding but also complex and demanding; you will need to be resourceful and resilient. You will work closely with their supportive team, an established NHS multi-disciplinary team and with services in the community. About you: As well as current GSCC / HCPC registration you will have: - Experience working with children, young people and their families/carers in a social care setting - Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary environment - Knowledge of child and young people development - An understanding of the impact of serious illness for children, young people and families. It is desirable that you have experience working in an NHS setting. All applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills. This post is subject to a Criminal Records Check. Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. You may have experience of the following: Social Worker, Charity, Third Sector, Support Worker, Young People, Social Care, HCPC, Charities, Safeguarding, Voluntary Sector, Young People’s Social Worker etc. This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications. This job was originally posted as

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