Senior Social Worker - Adolescent & Youth Justice

Posted 14 March 2023
Salary £40000 - £47000 per annum + Additional benefits
LocationEast London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

An East London based Local Authority are looking for a Senior Social Worker to join their Adolescent & Youth Justice Service. As the Senior Social Worker, you will be acting as a senior specialist member of a social work unit providing effective outstanding or excellent social work services to children and their families. This role is a full-time, permanent position.

The ideal Senior Social Worker will have Youth Justice experience. Whilst this is a busy team in a developing local authority, there is opportunities with great training and development programmes.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Excellent Travel package
  • Relocation package
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Additional benefits

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Hold a caseload of complex children deemed to be at high risk of significant harm through a range of exploitative situations.
  • Demonstrate the ability to record to a high standard
  • Ensure the provision of a comprehensive induction for all new staff
  • Work collaboratively with other Council Divisions, Statutory Agencies including health, Education and Police, and other independent and voluntary service providers

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working within Youth Offending Team
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East London

Salary: Up to £47,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587031100 for further details or and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this opportunity isn't 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!