Assessments Social Workers

Posted 11 September 2023
Salary £36080 - £39162 per annum + pro rata + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Fostering Assessments Social Workers for their Fostering service in Northamptonshire. There is a part-time (18.5 hours) position available and a full-time position available with both being permanent contracts with some hybrid working.

The ideal Social Workers will have post qualification experience in Fostering with experience of completing Assessments. This is a great chance to become an integral part of an exciting future as they aspiring to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.

Benefits for you as the Social Workers:

  • Training & Development opportunities
  • 27 days of annual leave + public holidays (rising with service)
  • Ability to purchase extra annual leave
  • Government pension scheme
  • Social Work England registration paid
  • Various discounts
  • Additional benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Social Workers:

  • Completing Fostering Assessments
  • Contribution to Foster Carer training
  • Working with the Signs of Safety approach
  • Reporting to the Practice & Team Managers

Requirements for you as the Social Workers:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Post qualification experience within Fostering & completing Fostering Assessments
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary Scale: £36,080 - £39,162 pro rata + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities

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