We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Adultís Senior Social Worker to join our busiest team.
The successful candidate will be expected to provide expert and effective Social Work practice in complex
situations, assessing and managing higher levels of risk. This role will involve striking a balance between
support and control, liaising with a wide range of professionals, including more senior levels. You will be
expected to manage complex caseloads, and offer expert opinion within the organisation and to others.
Gloucestershire County Council Adult Social Care is on an exciting innovation journey, working towards a
three conversation model; which re-emphasises a focus on people, their strengths and the networks and
community around them. We are looking for one agency Senior Social Worker who can inspire and role
model these behaviours and who are competent and knowledgeable in all areas of Adult Social Care practice.
This includes a sound and evidenced understanding of the legislative frameworks and an individual who has
evidenced continued professional development, to ensure their practice quality is constantly evolving.
The role will involve working between the core hours of 09:00 - 17:00 and is primarily office based, to encourage
a reflective working environment. As a Senior Social Worker in the team you will also be required to travel in
and around Gloucester, so the ability to work across the County is required. You will be offered regular
supervision and support in your role.