Young People's Social Worker

EasyWeb NFP
£33,093 per annum (FTE)
12 Apr 2018
23 Apr 2018
Part Time
Contract Type

Young People's Social Worker 

Every day, 11 children and young people in the UK hear the shocking news they have cancer. Our client is the UK's leading cancer charity for children and young people, and their families, and provides them with clinical, practical, emotional and financial support. You can be a part of helping them cope with cancer and get the most out of life.
Job title: Young People's Social Worker 
Location: Leicester- Leicester Royal Infirmary 
Contract: Part-time, Up to 12 months maternity cover 
Hours: 21 per week 
Salary: £33,093 per annum (FTE) 

Closing date: 23 April 2018 
Interview date: 10 May 2018 

About the role: 

This post will provide a direct social work service to young people aged 16-24 with cancer who live in and around the surrounding areas. 

They are looking for an experienced professional, qualified in social work with knowledge and experience around this specialist area of work. This is a temporary maternity cover position based at Leicester Royal Infirmary. 

About you: 

As well as current HCPC registration you will have: 

-Significant experience of working young people and their families/carers in a social care setting 
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
-Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary environment 
-Knowledge of child and young people development 
-An understanding of the impact of serious illness for children, young people and families. 
-It is desirable that you have experience working in an NHS setting. 

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. 

Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. 

No agencies please. 

You may have experience of the following: Social Worker, Charity, Third Sector, Support Worker, Young People, Social Care, HCPC, Charities, Safeguarding, Voluntary Sector, and Young People’s Social Worker etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.