West Yorkshire Joint Services - Social Work (WYJS3)
WEST YORKSHIRE FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION AND ABUSE TEAM (WYFEAT)
Working with West Yorkshire Trading Standards and West Yorkshire Police
Secondment opportunity available to professionally qualified adult social care social workers
West Yorkshire Trading Standards is recruiting to its multi-agency task force tackling financial abuse of vulnerable adults, including scams, frauds, doorstep crime and frauds by carers, family members and others.
A high profile, front line unit, the team consists of criminal investigators, trading standards officers, Police, financial investigators and social workers.
If you’re passionate about safeguarding vulnerable adults, want to support victims of financial exploitation and abuse, and are keen to support fellow professionals we’d like to hear from you.
This post is offered as a secondment for an experienced social worker, initially on a 12 month secondment, with continuation subject to further funding.
Essential requirements :
You will be expected to travel around West Yorkshire and attend meetings as and when required and on occasions be available outside normal hours.
The post will be based at the Trading Standards offices at Gildersome, Morley. Applicants must have the support of their line manager.
This post is suitable for job share.Should you wish to discuss this vacancy further please contact Linda Davis 0113 535 0326 linda.
davis wyjs.org.uk or Tracey Ward on 0113 5350383tracey.ward wyjs.org.uk
Your application should consist of a recruitment monitoring form and an expression of interest which should outline your suitability for the role and any relevant experience.
This outline should contain no more than 400 words, please send your application to hrrecruitment wyjs.org.uk
Further information : Info doc.docx
Closing Date : 7th December at 4pm Funding is available to backfill the successful candidate’s post