Salary Range: 28226 – 32798

The salary range is based on progression through your ASYE year into a fully qualified Social Worker position.

The advertised salary also includes a supplement (JWC) to the base grade of the post. JWC supplements are conditional on the physical demands and /or working conditions of the role.

Hours: Fulltime – 37 Hours Per Week

Posts are available as follows:

  • Furness – Short-term Interventions Team
  • Eden – Long-term Interventions Team
  • West Cumbria – Long-term Interventions Team
  • West Cumbria – Learning Disability Team
  • Carlisle and Eden – Mental Health Team
  • Carlisle and Eden – Learning Disability Team
  • South Lakes – Long-term Interventions Team
  • Please indicate which post(s) you would like to be considered for within you application.

    Contract: Permanent

    We are delighted to offer these exciting opportunities to newly qualified social workers to join Cumbria County Council’s Adult Social Care department through our ASYE Academy.

    If you have qualified as a social worker within the last two years you will undertake our Assessed and Supported first Year in Employment (ASYE) programme with the support of a practice assessor guidance from our ASYE team and monthly practice development sessions with our Advanced Practice Leads team.

    We have a number of posts available across our Adult Social Care teams who work alongside adults with care and support needs and their families and carers.

    These roles are a fantastic opportunity for anyone starting their career in Social Work automatically progressing within our teams to a fully qualified Social Worker position once your ASYE Progamme has been completed.

    We are looking for enthusiastic driven individuals to be part of our incredible teams and successful candidates will also be passionate about our role to uphold human rights promote social justice and support people to live a good life with dignity and meaning.

    Please read all supporting information before applying for these roles which can be found on the links below.

    In your application please indicate which post(s) you would like to be considered for.

    Closing date25/09/22

    Interview date: 11/10/2022

    This role requires an enhanced DBS check with an Adults Barred List check. Please note this role involves working in regulated activity with adults.

    We are currently operating both in-person and virtual interviews. Options will be discussed with candidates once they have been invited to the interview stage of the process for this specific position and if you have any concerns or adjustments are needed we are happy to discuss.

    If you are invited to a virtual interview this will preferably be undertaken using the Microsoft Teams software which is currently free for new users however if there are any issues with accessing this technology we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements prior to the interviews.

    What we can offer you

    Cumbria County Council is a modern vibrant place to work offering a range of staff benefits including:

    *Excellent training and development offers

    *Flexible working opportunities

    *Opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme

    *Various perks and discounts schemes including money off your phone contract and local gyms

    *Competitive rates of pay

    Equality Diversity and Inclusion

    Cumbria County Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from everyone and work to promote an inclusive supportive culture that values and celebrates our differences.

    As a Disability Confident Employer disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of this job are guaranteed an interview.

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