Social Worker (Fixed Term)

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Aberdeen
Salary
£19,747.52 - £20,632.75 per year
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for.

Provide a professional field social work services to children, families, individuals and groups within current legislation, policies and procedures of Aberdeenshire Council through working in partnership with service users, other professionals and agencies within the wider community

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Where applicable, this post also requires an Overseas Criminal Record Check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

It is Aberdeenshire Council's procedure that applicants for vacancies of this nature require to attend an assessment centre as well as Interview.

Please note, assessment centres and interviews may be carried out on different dates which will be confirmed in due course.

The majority of posts within Aberdeenshire Council fall into one of the categories as detailed on the Worksmart website - http://worksmart.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/

This post has a minimum requirement of two references. One of these must be your current or most recent employer.


This post holder will be required to work 3 days per week and will be based at Portlethen Social Work Office.

This is a fixed term post for a period not exceeding 01/03/2018.

Informal Enquiries to Yvonne Waddell Tel: 01224 666220



See also: Applying for a job with Aberdeenshire Council.docx
SocialWorkerChildren&Families-2013-10-01.pdf