Social Care Worker – Learning Disability – WMF1180e

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£32,076 to £33,024
Job Type
Full Time

Are you looking for a change in career?

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the Learning Disability, Autism and Transition Social Work Team in South Lakes and Eden, Westmorland. We are a creative and supportive team working with young people and adults who have a learning disability and/or autism.

We welcome applications from anyone with an interest in this area of work, experience in support work or simply if you are looking to develop their career. You would be working as part of our friendly and supportive team, offering great professional benefits with the opportunity to develop a wide range of competences that will enhance the lives of the people we support.

About the role

As a social care worker, you will be review and assess the needs of extraordinary individuals and their carers to ensure the development and delivery of appropriate person-centred, self-directed support. Using relevant legislative processes to qualify your practice.

Who we are looking for

People who have a passion for being creative, use dynamic approaches and enthusiastic in outlook.

We recognise that support of others can be a challenging and yet hugely rewarding role and if you are successful, you will be working in a supportive environment that is committed to your learning and career development.

Westmorland and Furness council is a modern and supportive employer, and we have both the technology and the commitment to allow our employees to work flexibly and efficiently with hybrid working. Travel around set geographical locations will be required.

What the Team Say

Derek - “A role as a Social Care Worker brings immeasurable reward in making a fundamental difference in the lives of the people we serve. Working with a team of Social Workers provides access to knowledge, advice, and support alongside giving me the confidence to find positive solutions in even the most difficult and challenging circumstances. As a step toward a career in Social Work, the experiences gained as a Social Care Worker are second to none”.

We would love to hear from you

If you are interested in the above post and would like to have an informal discussion about joining our team, please contact Jane Davis, Team Manager on 07917072581 /

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Post Specification

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This role expires 03/07/2024.
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