Social Worker

Recruiter
THE HIGHLAND COUNCIL
Location
Inverness
Salary
£30,000 - £39,999
Posted
11 Oct 2018
Closes
16 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Post Title: Social Worker (Criminal Justice Service)
Location: Inverness
Hours: 35 hours per week
Duration: Permanent
Salary: £33,160 - £36,254 p.a. (Pay Award Pending)

Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale.

This post is under represented in males. Applications from males are encouraged.
Contact Person: Lynn Millar, Tel: 01463 644791

Job Purpose:

  • Providing statutory Reports for the Courts and Parole Board.
  • Supervising, managing and working with offenders subject to statutory supervision in line with National Outcomes & Standards for Social Work Services in the Criminal Justice System (2010) to reduce reoffending, promote social inclusion and contribute to community safety and public protection.

Please APPLY ONLINE by clicking on the 'apply' button. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support, T: 01955 608279 (24 hour voicemail) quoting post the reference number above.

Requirements

CQSW, DipSW, or other fieldwork qualification recognised by SSSC.

You will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Highland to meet the operational requirements of the Service.