Social Worker – disabilities, Kilkenny

Temporary // KilkennySalary: €21.84 - €31.74

Description:

Social Worker Adult Disability Services - Carlow/Kilkenny

Location: Kilkenny

Duties of the Position
Provide a direct point of access for the local community/designated service area and offer initial and holistic social assessment and intervention to individuals, families and groups.

Manage and prioritise a caseload assigned to the post.

Provide supportive counselling, emotional and practical support and information to service users and their families.
Promote independence, self -determination and empowerment of individuals in line with national policy
Prepare reports, attend case conferences and complete business cases to support external supports/services for service users where appropriate.
Promote community participation for service users and liaising with other agencies to meet the needs of each individual service user.

The candidate:
A recognised qualification as a Social Worker and registration with CORU
Experience in assessment and report writing skills
Access to a car and full drivers licence

For further information and a full job description, please email your c.v. to brian.murray@cplhealthcare.com or call Brian on 01 482 5421

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