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Social Worker

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Salary: £32,234 - £35,745
Location: 13 Goring Road
Region: Llanelli
Job Type: Permanent - Full Time
Vacancy Group: Communities
Category: Communities
Closing Date: 03/14/2021
Date Posted: 02/02/2021
Reference: 3/011903


Closing Date: 14/03/2021

Adult Social Care / 13 Goring Road, Llanelli

Social Worker

£32,234 - £35,745 (Grade I)

Are you looking for your next job in Social Work? Our well -established Community Mental Health Team are looking to recruit a suitable person who is passionate about making a difference in Mental Health.

You must be a registered Social Worker (Degree in Social Work, DipSW, CQSW) with an enhanced DBS on the update service. Ideally with previous experience in working with people who experience mental illness or have needs related to their mental health. Being an Approved Mental Health Professional would be an added advantage in return for which the Council provide additional remuneration. However, if you are not an AMHP, training will be given. You must be able to manage a caseload of people with severe mental disorder acting as care co-ordinator under the Mental Health (Wales) Measure 2010 and carrying out assessments under the Social Services and Wellbeing Act 2014. You will need good assessment, care planning and review skills and be committed to the principles of co-production and establishing what really matters to the person.

This is a full- time (37 hours per week) permanent position working across the localities of Llanelli and Ammanford. Due to the current COVID restrictions employees are working from home where they are able to do so. You can expect, regular and effective supervision from a supportive team together with opportunities to develop your practice as well as access to the IT equipment you will need to perform your role.

A basic knowledge of Welsh is required to accomplish this post. Support can be provided on appointment to reach this level.

For an informal conversation about the post, please speak to Michelle Thomas-Luisi, Team Manager on 01554 772768 /

A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be requested for this post.

As part of the Council’s Policy and Procedure it is now a requirement that employees must register with the DBS Update Service for which there is an annual subscription fee of £13 borne by the individual.  The Authority will pay for the initial DBS check.

Brexit - EEA and Swiss nationals who are NOT eligible to apply for a right to work in the UK under the EU Settlement Scheme must have some other form of immigration permission entitling them to work from 1st January onwards.

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In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Can you provide evidence that you have the right to live and work in the UK?


Vacancy Links:

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Contact Name: Michelle Thomas-Luisi
Telephone: 01554 772768
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