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Deputy Chief Social Work Officer Grade 5

REF: IRC232940

DEPARTMENT: Department of Health (DOH)

SALARY: £69,651 - £79,849 (under review)

LOCATION: Castle Buildings, Stormont, Belfast

This is a highly stimulating post and offers exceptional personal and professional rewards for the successful candidate. The post-holder will have high-profile responsibilities and a substantial breadth of influence, ranging from opportunity for high-level cross-Government influence, to the ability to influence our daily lives through social care policy, to having a direct impact on the most vulnerable in society. This is a post that provides an opportunity to deliver results that will make a real difference to people’s lives and, in tandem with significant responsibility, offers significant job-satisfaction. 

This post may be filled by secondment of the successful candidate from his/her current employer. 

Further appointments may be made from this competition should NICS positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information, including the duties and responsibilities of the post and the criteria to be used during the recruitment and selection process, please click on the Candidate Information Booklet link below.

In order to apply for this position, please click on the "Apply for this job online" link below to register to this vacancy and to submit an online application.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

HRConnect, PO Box1089, The MetroBuilding, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 300 330. Email:recruitment@hrconnect.nigov.net

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC232940. 

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 11thJanuary 2019.

The Northern Ireland Civil Service is an Equal Opportunities Employer 

ALL APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT ARE CONSIDERED STRICTLY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT