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Social Worker - Ongoing Support Team

Posted on Jan 26, 2019 by WILTSHIRE COUNCIL

Salisbury, Wiltshire United Kingdom
Health Care
Immediate Start
£28.2k - £30.8k Annual

Social Worker - Ongoing Support Team

Salary: £28,221 - £30,756
Date Closes: 03/02/2019
Ref Number: ASAR00889
Working Pattern: Permanent Full Time
Location: Salisbury


In Wiltshire, we believe that prevention is better than crisis so we have been working to transform the way adult social care is provided. This means focusing on rapid response and information at the first point of contact, effective reablement and working with our partners to build on the strengths of our customers and the communities in which they live.

At the same time as helping people to take informed risks to live the life they choose we continue to build on our good reputation for helping people to stay safe.


The ongoing support teams are locality based and offer social work and occupational therapy services to those who require longer term social care support. Working with individuals and communities to promote resilience, independence and wellbeing.

About the role

As a social worker, you will hold a caseload of work and use person centred practice principles to assess, support plan and review with the aim of promoting well-being and positive risk taking.

About you

Registered with HCPC as a social worker you will have successfully completed your post qualifying Assessed and Supported Year in Employment and we will provide you with access to regular and focused supervision and continuing professional development in order to support you in your role.

Interviews will take place on 15th February 2019.

If you are a motivated individual and would like to find out more about how you can become to be part of a collaborative and innovative service please call our principal social worker Kim Holmes on or email

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, as an employee you will be expected to share this commitment.

Find out more and apply

Please download and read the role description and person specification carefully before you apply, as well as our values and behaviours framework (Approximately half of all interview questions relate to the framework). You can then make your application online by clicking the apply button. If you are submitting a CV please ensure you read our CV and cover letter criteria carefully to avoid your CV being rejected.

This role is subject to certain successful security checks; please see role description for more information. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, as an employee you will be expected to share this commitment.

Values and Behaviours Framework

All candidates are assessed against the council's behaviours framework during the interviewing process. Approximately half of all questions relate to the framework.

Reference: 625589852