Social Worker - Adult Social Work

Shetland, Shetland Islands
£17.39 - £19.99 per hour
13 Jun 2019
18 Jun 2019
Advertisement Details The purpose of the job is to provide a professional social work service, including the Mental Health function as part of an operational team, based in Adult Social Work. More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert. Please follow the link(s) below for further information - Additional Information The grade of this post is J/K Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.1172 per hour This post is career graded - your salary and career progression will depend on your experience and qualifications Temporary Part Time post for 18.5 Hours per Week, 52.18 weeks per year. Temporary contract for a period of approximately 14 months. This is for the duration of a period of family leave, and will terminate following the return to work or resignation of the postholder Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made The successful candidate will have to complete registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of the agreed start date A relocation package does not apply to this post We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland You must have a full driving licence and/or the ability to travel throughout Shetland at short notice and where public transport is limited We are happy to talk flexible working During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application. This post is based atGrantfield, Lerwick For further details relating to this post, please contact: Elaine Thomson, Senior Social Worker, on 01595 744472 or email If youhave a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.