Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£24,288 - £26,728 per year
Temporary, Full-time
Job description

SOCIAL WORKER (HIGH INTENSITY SERVICE USER SERVICE), OPPORTUNITY NOTTINGHAM, FRWK12, £24,288 - £26,728, 12-MONTH CONTRACT WITH POSSIBLITY TO EXTEND FOR A FURTHER 12 MONTHS, 37 HPW

A unique opportunity has arisen to be part of an exciting pilot to support High Intensity Service users in Nottingham City. This service will be delivered in partnership between Framework and Nottingham City Care Partnership.

Due to the nature of this service, experience is required in working with people with complex needs as well as working within a fast-paced environment. You will work with a rolling cohort of patients who attend A&E or have been admitted to hospital more than might be expected, working collaboratively to reduce the number of inappropriate emergency attendances within Nottingham City.

We are looking for individual(s) whose ability to connect with citizens and will enable  change in behaviours of those with even the most complex health and social needs. Skills required will be empathy, compassion, negotiation, patience and a real appetite for helping those that many others may have either forgotten about or have turned away. You will also be involved with the continued development of this service alongside the Service Lead.

This is an excellent opportunity to make a difference to people’s lives by putting in place interventions that reintegrate people into the local community without the need to make demands on services that may not be the most appropriate to meet their needs . You will be working closely with the local Clinical Commissioning Group, A&E department, ambulance service, police, local authorities and local community health teams.

What we offer: Life Assurance, Pension (up to 4% matched by FHA), Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Benefits, Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Learning programmes tailored to suit different roles and services, Health Cash Plan.

Framework supports all employees to achieve a better work/life balance. Should you wish us to consider flexible working or job share as part of your application please state this on your application in the supporting statement section.

97% of the workforce in a recent staff survey said they were proud to work for Framework.

Framework is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Registered charity No: 1060941.

As a Disability Confident employer we warmly encourage job applications from people with disabilities. Framework is committed to offering opportunities to people from diverse communities. If you have specific requirements or adjustments please let us know if there is anything we can do to support your application

CVs will not be accepted

NO AGENCIES PLEASE.

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Framework is a charity delivering housing, health, employment, support and care services to people with a diverse range of needs. Regardless of... Read more

Posted on: 13 January 2020
Closed date: 02 February 2020
Tags: Social Work

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