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Social Worker - Children's Social Work Team

  • Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Kent
  • Date posted: 11-12-2020
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00008896_1607695221

A Kent-based Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker to join their children's social work team. As the Social Worker, you will be providing high quality and effective professional casework service. 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 a Children's Social work 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 - £2,500
  • Retention Payment - £3,000
  • Career Progression Scheme
  • Relocation Scheme
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Varied caseload of children and families
  • Supporting vulnerable children in need, children in need of protection
  • Supporting children and those subject to public law outline
  • Achieve positive outcomes for children and Families

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 child protection and court work
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent

Salary: up to £39,500 plus the retainers

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