Full Time, 37.5 hours pw (applications for Part-Time hours will be considered), flexible rota with some evening and weekend work
Starting at £27,824 per annum, pro rata (Band 5b)
1 year fixed term contract (subject to funding)
Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you an experienced Child and Family Social Worker?
Do you have the skills to work therapeutically and practically with children and families during the storm of bereavement?
Saint Francis Hospice is a dynamic, forward thinking organisation delivering specialist palliative care services via an 18 bedded in-patient unit, a community palliative care service and a specialist palliative care therapy unit.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to join an established Family Support team supporting the children and families of patients under our care, both within the hospice and in the community we serve, hours are flexible and part time may be considered.
The Family Support Service is a multi-skilled, friendly and supportive team who enthusiastically look forward to welcoming a new member. We are looking for someone who can work flexibly and imaginatively to work therapeutically with children and their carers, both pre and post bereavement, using individual and group work. Would you like to share your skills with us?
In return we offer an excellent multi-disciplinary team working environment, professional supervision, staff support and development opportunities.
If you would like to discuss this opportunity or arrange an informal visit we would be delighted to hear from you. Please contact Paul Sullivan, Family Support Services Manager on 01708 753319.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY FOR THE CHILDREN AND FAMILY SOCIAL WORKER (CHILDREN AND FAMILY THERAPIST) POSITION PLEASE COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION ONLINE VIA NHS JOBS, THE JOB REFERENCE NUMBER IS J181-032
CLOSING DATE: MONDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2015 at 09.00am
INTERVIEWS: TUESDAY 8 DECEMBER 2015