Social Worker – Initial Response Team

Isle of Man Government
Isle of Man
£40,000 - £49,999
13 Sep 2018
19 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Social Worker – Initial Response Team

Department of Health & Social Care
Noble's Hospital - Isle of Man

£38,401 - £44,854 Per Annum

DOH& - 007585

About the Role

The Department of Health & Social Care on the Isle of Man is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated Social Work professional to join the team as a Social Worker - Initial Response Team.

You will be responsible for carrying out a single assessment process using standard assessment tools and within prescribed timescales. Applicants must have a degree or diploma in Social Work (or equivalent) and a minimum of two years' post-qualifying experience. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to remain calm under pressure, an ability to prioritise a busy workload and maintain child-focused practice.

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Emma Barlow on (01624) 687345.

Relocation Information

Interview expenses and a relocation package of up to £7000 based on receipts is available for this role. To find out more about the lifestyle, culture and living/working on the Isle of Man please visit our website.

This role also qualifies for a recruitment incentive of £3,000 which will be payable in the 1st, 13th, and 25th months of employment.

All about the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man is a special place to live and work!

Those living on the Island, benefit from great lifestyle opportunities, open space, a safe environment, great education and a real sense of community. There are numerous events, clubs and societies in almost everything you can imagine. Isle of Man residents benefit from lower tax rates than a lot of countries in the EU and a simpler, more efficient system of calculation.

For further information about living in the Isle of Man and the Island’s lifestyle, visit our website.

How to Apply

Please note, a satisfactory police check, a full valid driving licence and use of your own vehicle are essential requirements for this post.

To apply for this role online please click the 'apply' button.

If you have difficulties applying online please contact the Recruitment and Employment Changes Team on 01624 686300.

Applications for this post will be accepted up to midnight on the 28 September 2018.