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At Leicester City Council, we are changing the way we deliver adult social care and support services. We work within a wider context of individual’s own abilities , family and wider community support in a strength based approach. We work very closely with our Health colleagues in the Integrated Locality Teams to maintain the health and wellbeing of people in Leicester is a shared responsibility.
Be part of our positive, an excellent Supported Residence Care Team and the Duty Hub and help improve dignity, independence and quality of life for people in Leicester.
Candidates will need to demonstrate a commitment to working in partnership with service users and carers to assess needs, identify outcomes and plan support to meet these. Excellent assessment, risk management, organisational and communication skills are essential.
We are looking for post holders who are qualified in Social Work (or equivalent- please view person specification) and HCPC registered. The role we offer is open to those who are experienced Social Workers as well as newly qualified graduates. Please view career progression for further details.
1 x Permanent, Full Time role
1 x Permanent, Part Time (18.5 hours)
1 x Fixed term for 12 months to cover maternity leave, Full Time
For an informal discussion please contact Sezer Domac on 0116 454 6331
As well as the satisfaction of helping to improve thousands of lives across Leicester, you can look forward to a work environment that encourages a healthy balance between you work life and your personal life. You’ll enjoy generous annual leave entitlement, membership of the excellent Local Government Pension Scheme and the option of flexible working. We’ll also give you the chance to develop your skills and expertise with a variety of training and development opportunities and career pathways. In addition, you can choose from a number of flexible benefits, including our fantastic salary sacrifice car scheme, big discounts at high-street outlets, childcare vouchers, discounts on city buses and trains, we may also be able help with relocation expenses if you are moving to the City, or need help with commuting costs.
* Please note that the total package number includes pension contribution and full holiday entitlement, including bank holidays.
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