Social Worker

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Closing date: Friday 08 July 2022
Location: Aberdeen
Hours: 36.25
Salary: £34,882 - £40,000 p.a.
Contract: full time

North East Sensory Services (NESS) is the leading local provider of services for people who are Deaf, blind or have significant hearing or visual loss.

For our Joint Sensory Service in Aberdeen we are seeking to recruit a Social Worker based in our Aberdeen Office.

You will have a relevant social work qualification and are an enthusiastic and well organised individual.  You will have an understanding of the needs of people with a sensory loss or are keen to learn, including learning British Sign Language.

Key features of the role

To support clients to overcome the practical and emotional effects of sensory impairment by:

  • assessing people with sensory loss who have been referred to NESS
  • working to meet needs identified and to refer on as required
  • providing a domiciliary social work service for a specified case load – offering practical and emotional support, dealing with some rehabilitation activities and referring on as required
  • providing information and advice on sensory impairment to clients, carers, relatives and other individuals or agencies involved with the service user

This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure check.

Informal enquiries can be made to Ann Robertson, Client Services Manager on 0345 27 12345

Closing date:  8 July 2022 – noon


Application forms available from:

North East Sensory Services, 21 John Street, Aberdeen AB25 1BT

Tel. 0345 27 12345


For further information about this vacancy and details of how to apply, please visit the North East Sensory Services website:

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