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Social Worker - Children and Young Peoples Service

  • Salary: £31000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Suffolk
  • Date posted: 15-12-2020
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: TM000J598_1608053321

A Local Authority whose children services are rated "Outstanding" is looking for Social Worker to join their Children and Young Peoples Service for their office based in Suffolk. As the Social Worker, you will be acting as a catalyst for change working directly alongside children, young people, and their families. This role is a full-time, permanent position.

As the ideal Social Worker, you will need experience within Children and Families Teams. Whilst this is a busy team the local authority has an extensive benefits list and incredible training and development opportunities.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Generous Annual leave
  • Car Scheme
  • Flexible Working
  • Retention Payment - £4,000
  • Pension Scheme
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Additional benefits

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Assessment, Planning and Review
  • Communicating and engaging with children, young people, and their families
  • Provide information and signposting for children, young people
  • Identify risk and safeguarding concerns and escalate immediately where appropriate

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registration with Social Work England
  • Experience within Children and Families Teams
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Suffolk

Salary: Up to £34,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna, Associate Director, on 07587 031 100 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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