Senior Social Worker

Posted 19 September 2022
Salary £41000 - £47024 per annum + benefits
LocationBirmingham
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
ReferenceJ5679_1663601533
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Senior Social Worker (Post Adoption Support). This is a Permanent position.

This Local Authority have made a number of changes as they are striving to be "Outstanding" rated. You will be experienced in ensuring that the welfare of Children & Young people is safeguarded. This Adoption is part of the Regional Adoption Agency.


What is on offer for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • Excellent training, development & progression opportunities
  • 29 days of annual leave + public holidays (further gained with longer service)
  • £1,000 golden hello (if more than 3 years experience)
  • Retention payment of £2,400 per annum
  • Relocation package of £8,000
  • Flexi-working scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • A Local Authority Pension Plan
  • Various employee discounts
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • Completing Adoption Assessments
  • Therapeutic working
  • Contribution to service development
  • Holding caseload


Requirements for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Completed AYSE
  • Experience within Adoption
  • Significant experience within Children's Social Work
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care


Location: Birmingham

Salary range: £41,000 - £47,024 d.o.e + benefits

Closing Date: ASAP - Interview can be set up quickly


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 (as you are a Qualified Social Worker), get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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