Child Health and Disability Social Worker (CHAD)

Posted 25 January 2023
Salary £41000 - £45500 per annum + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameDavid Walsh

Job description

A South Wales Local Authority are looking to recruit a Child Health and Disability Social Worker to join their team.

They are at the forefront of developing pioneering social care services that are designed to make a real impact - both now and into the future. You will be at the centre of helping them shape and deliver these services.

What is offered to you as a Child Health and Disability Social Worker (CHAD):

  • A generous annual leave entitlement starting at 27 days per year to a maximum of 32 days per year after 5 years, with the option to purchase additional annual leave to a maximum of 10 days.
  • Their working culture is flexible, with a flexi scheme allowing you to work to a schedule that suits you
  • Hybrid working - supporting you to flexibly deliver your role whether on visits, from an office or your home
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS), offering a reputable, secure and flexible pension plan for peace of mind.
  • a market supplement reviewed on a 12 monthly basis.

Your responsibilities as a Child Health and Disability Social Worker (CHAD):

  • To assess needs, risks and options, taking into account legal and other requirements, including child protection and protection of vulnerable adults.
  • To assist users to enhance their independence and coping skills.
  • To work actively with carers to identify and meet their support needs.
  • To manage and prioritise the workload, carry out duties using accountable professional judgement.
  • To offer specific advice to social workers and other care professionals in areas of specialist knowledge.

Requirements of you as Child Health and Disability Social Worker (CHAD):

  • Have a relevant professional qualification in Social Work.
  • Registration with the Care Council for Wales or equivalent

Location: Cardiff

Salary scale: £41,000 to £45,550 d.o.e + Benefits

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • I am a dedicated consultant that will work endlessly to assure the whole process is a smooth running as possible
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation

I am also offering a referral bonus of £250.00 to anyone who refers a social work professional to our agency that is successfully placed.

Please feel free to contact me anytime on 07425 728 375 or to discuss the above or other opportunities that you would like me to seek for you.