Social Worker

Salary

£32,234 - £38,890

Location

Coventry

Social Worker duties and responsibilities

Plan, implement, coordinate and manage programs to help clients deal with difficulties and overcome challenges
Interview users in order to understand their current state, needs, wants, strengths and weaknesses
Set up measurable goals for each client or case
Monitor, oversee and evaluate clients’ progress
Change and adjust activities as needed
Serve as an adviser to clients and suggest solutions to problems
Visit case conferences and attend court
Assign clients to community services when needed
Social Worker requirements and responsibilities

JOB REQUIREMENTS
Previous working experience as a Social Worker for (3+) years
In-depth knowledge of social theories and best practices
Empathy and patience
Ability to build trust and long-term relationships with clients
Must pass background checks
Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
Team player
Good time-management skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills
MA in social work, psychology, sociology or similar relevant field