• Full Time
  • Oxfordshire
  • 35745 - 42403 £ / Year
  • 31 May 2024

Website OxfordshireCC Oxfordshire County Council

£35,745 – £42,403 per annum

In Adult Services, this means we’re daring to do adult social care differently by supporting Oxfordshire’s residents to stay fit, healthy and independent in their communities for as long as possible through a strength’s-based approach.  Working with local NHS services, care providers and community and voluntary groups, we make the most of what each of our strengths are, pulling in the same direction, and united by one shared vision.

We’re transforming the way we help our frontline social workers support our communities to get the best outcomes possible for each and every person we work with. We do this through our commitment of strengthened supervision, ongoing professional training and manageable caseloads, so that you can bring your best self to the people you work with.

We continue to be a financially stable local authority and our investment in Adult Services has created a number of vacancies; we are looking for Newly Qualified and Qualified Social Workers and Newly Qualified and Qualified Occupational Therapists to join us and help shape and deliver our teams; it’s a really exciting time to join us!

Our Social Workers work alongside Occupational Therapists within a locality, hospital setting or safeguarding team and will:

Empower people in your community to identify their strengths and desired outcomes, embracing new ideas and ways of doing things to improve and maintain their independence.
Utilise a strength-based approach to promote people’s wellbeing to help them achieve their desired outcomes.
Support people and carers to ensure their voice is heard through advocacy where necessary.

To apply for this job please visit careers.newjob.org.uk.