Social Worker Connected Persons Fostering

Posted 13 September 2023
Salary £36080 - £39162 per annum + benefits
LocationEast Midlands
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker for their Connected Persons team within the Fostering service in Northamptonshire. This is a full-time, and permanent position with some hybrid working.

The ideal Social Worker will have post qualification experience in Children's Social Worker. This is a great chance to become an integral part of an exciting future as they aspiring to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Training & Development opportunities
  • £4,000 Welcome Bonus
  • Up to £8,000 relocation package
  • 28 days of annual leave + public holidays (rising with service)
  • Ability to purchase extra annual leave
  • Government pension scheme
  • Social Work England registration paid
  • Various discounts
  • Additional benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Social Worker:

  • Managing a caseload
  • Mentoring to colleagues
  • Fostering Assessments
  • Working with the Signs of Safety approach
  • Reporting to the Practice & Team Managers

Requirements for you as the Social Worker:

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

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary Scale: £36,080 - £39,162 + benefits

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

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

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  • CV enhancement
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  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
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