Social Worker - Primary care, Co. Limerick

Newcastlewest
CPL Healthcare € 23.36 - 33.25 Per hour Full time Save This Job
Pay
€ 23.36 - 33.25 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Newly qualified
Posted
8 Jul 2022
Closes
5 Jan 2023

Job Description

Social Worker Primary Care services, West Co. Limerick

Social worker required for locum role with primary care service based in Newcastlewest, covering the Abbeyfeale, Dromcollogher, Glin, Newcastlewest and Rathkeale.

The Primary care Social work service provides short term episodic intervention and support to individuals, families, couples, groups, and communities based on a psycho - social assessment of need. The post holder will work as part of the multidisciplinary Primary Care Teams (PCT) within Community Healthcare Network.

This is a standalone social work post but forms part of a wider Social work staff team of 10 covering the whole of CHO3 Midwest.

Duties of the position.
Provide a direct point of access for the local community area and offer initial and holistic social assessment and intervention to individuals & families.
Provide an initial assessment service to all care groups and to develop referral procedures with other social work networked services.
Identify service users individual and collective needs in partnership with them and co-create early interventions and/or social action strategies to meet those needs
Manage and prioritise a caseload appropriate to the post.
Provide supportive counselling, emotional and practical support, and information to service users and their families.
Adopt a holistic approach aimed at enhancing the quality of life, health and social well-being of all persons within the designated service area.
Promote independence, self-reliance, self-determination and empowerment with persons in their environment, with families and local groups.

The Candidate:
A recognised qualification as a Social Worker and CORU registration
Some post graduate social work experience will be desirable in a similar service.
A placement within primary care or similar service will be considered.
Access to a car and a full drivers licence

For further information, please forward your CV to Apply or call Brian in confidence on Apply

Ref: JO-2207-496552

Job Details

Social Worker - Primary care, Co. Limerick

Newcastlewestd CPL Healthcare
Pay
€ 23.36 - 33.25 Per hour
Job level
Newly qualified
Hours
Full time
Posted
8 Jul 2022
Type
Bank
Closes
5 Jan 2023

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