Salary:£18,672.00 - £21,074.00
Location:Shire Hall Complex - GL1 2TG
Closing date:21 January 2019 at midnight
You will lead on placing adverts for social work roles and tracking applicants through the process of shortlisting, interviews and appointments ensuring the applicants have a positive experience. You will be the key point of contact with applicants for permanent roles ensuring that candidates are engaged throughout the recruitment process. You will also be working with agency staff providers to bring in agency social workers to cover vacancies. This requires responsive and proactive working to ensure we are communicating with the agencies in a timely way.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in working in a recruitment setting as well as having knowledge of recruiting social workers or similar hard to fill roles. You will be organised and able to prioritise and track multiple different strands of work at one time. Customer focus is important to us and you will be a good communicator with external candidates and internal managers and colleagues.
Children’s social care is currently on an improvement journey and recruitment of a permanent workforce forms an important part of this.
If you have further questions about the role or wish to have an informal discussion about the role, please contact Bhavnita Patel on 01452 324298.
Interviews to commence 7th and 8th February 2019.
We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.
It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.
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