Social Worker

Posted 04 March 2024
Salary £37884 - £41120 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Qualified Social Worker for their Looked after Children (Court) team in Northamptonshire. This position is a full-time and permanent.

Please do not apply for this job if you require sponsorship to work in the UK. This position is only available for those who have right to work in the UK.

Benefits for you as the Looked after Children Social Worker:

  • Training & Development opportunities
  • 28 days of annual leave + public holidays (rising with service)
  • Up to £8,000 relocation package
  • £6,000 welcome bonus
  • Ability to purchase extra annual leave
  • Government pension scheme
  • Social Work England registration paid
  • Flexible working practices
  • Various discounts
  • Additional benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Looked after Children Social Worker:

  • Managing a caseload
  • Court Work
  • Collaboration with multiple teams
  • Reporting to the Team Manager

Requirements for you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Post qualification Children's Social Work experience
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care

Please note: Interviews can be held prior to the closing date so if you are interested, please get in contact ASAP in order to not miss out on the opportunity

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary Scale: £37,884 - £41,120 + benefits dependent on experience

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny - 07587031098 or

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!