Social Worker - Adult Primary Care Co. Cavan

Cavan, Co. Cavan
Pay
€ 21.41 - 31.12 Per week
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
19 Nov 2019
Closes
16 May 2020

Job Description

Social Worker Primary Care services, Cavan, Co. Cavan


Duties of the position.

  • Provide a social work service to generic primary care caseload from cradle to grave.
  • 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-1807-413273_9

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