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Social Worker - Assessment Team

  • Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Kent
  • Date posted: 11-12-2020
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00008866_1607698817

A Kent-based Local Authority is looking for an Assessment Social Worker to join their vision on supporting Children and Young people to make them feel safe and secure. As the Social Worker, you will be managing a caseload within a framework of appropriate supervision

This role is a full-time, and permanent position. As the ideal Social Worker will need experience within an Assessment Team. 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 - £2,500
  • Retention Payment - £3,000
  • Career Progression Scheme
  • Relocation Scheme
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Prepare clear, structured and concise reports for meetings
  • Working to share risk assessment
  • Be able to evidence an understanding of a child's lived experience
  • Manage a caseload within a framework of appropriate reflective supervision

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 Children and Families Teams
  • Experience of working within Assessment
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent

Salary: up to £39,500 + Retainers

Please follow the instructions on this website, or contact Tom McKenna, Associate Director, on 07587 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!