Social Worker

Recruiter
Clic Sargent
Location
Manchester
Salary
£33,755 FTE
Posted
22 Jan 2019
Closes
10 Feb 2019
Ref
00325812
Contact
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Social Worker

Today, 12 children and young people in the UK hear the shocking news they have cancer. CLIC Sargent is the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, and their families, offering them care and support every step of the way. You can be a part of helping them live their life to the full.

Position: Social Worker
Location: Manchester - Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
Job type: Part Time, Permanent
Hours: 28 hours per week
Salary: £33,755 FTE

Closing Date: 10 February 2019
Interview Date: 18 February 2019

About the role:

We are looking for a qualified and experienced Social Worker to provide support to children and young people diagnosed with cancer and leukaemia and their families. Our work is rewarding but also complex and demanding; you will need to be resourceful and resilient. You will work closely with our supportive CLIC Sargent team, an established NHS multi-disciplinary team and with services in the community.

About you:

As well as current GSCC / HCPC registration you will have:

- Experience working with children, young people and their families / carers in a social care setting.
- 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.
- All applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills.

This post is subject to a Criminal Records Check.

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

You may have experience of the following: Social Worker, Social Work, GSCC, HCPC, Social Care, Charity, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit etc.

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