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Social Worker - Adolescent Team - Local Authority

  • Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Kent
  • Date posted: 11-12-2020
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: TM000J314_1607691616

A Kent-based Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker to join their adolescent team. As the Social Worker, you will be providing statutory assessments and interventions in relation to vulnerable young people. This role is a full-time, and permanent position

You will be joining this local authority's vision on supporting Children and Young people to make them feel safe and secure. As the ideal Social Worker will need experience within Adolescent Teams. You will need to be committed and have the drive to match this Local Authority's ambitions.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • 27 Days Annual leave
  • Car Allowance
  • Marketing Premia - £2,000
  • Retention Payment - £3,000
  • Career Progression Scheme
  • Relocation Scheme
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Working alongside Youth Mentors and early help workers
  • Deliver intensive intervention designed to safeguard and protect Children
  • Be able to evidence an understanding of a child's lived experience
  • Strong links with partners to ensure the right service is provided

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registration with Social Work England
  • Significant experience of working within child protection and court work
  • Experience of working within an Adolescent Team
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent

Salary: up to £36,000 Plus Retainers

Please follow the instructions on this website, or contact Tom McKenna on 07581 031 100 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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!