Social Worker - Looked After Children Team

Posted 11 July 2022
Salary £32000 - £38000 per annum + Additional benefits
LocationEssex
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Care
ReferenceTM120720225_1657621194
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Looked after Children Social Worker to join their growing team around the Essex region. As the social worker, you will be providing professional and comprehensive casework to a caseload of children and young people. This position is full-time, permanent position with a competitive salary of up to £38,000.

As the Looked after Children Social Worker, you will need to have experience of working within a Looked after Children team and have experience of handling comprehensive caseloads. Ideally, within a local authority.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Generous Annual leave
  • Pension Scheme
  • Retainer of up to £7,500 after 3 years
  • Up to £8,000 towards relocation
  • Parking Permit
  • Flexible Working
  • Healthcare
  • Additional Bonuses

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Investigate, evaluate, and analyse information on cases
  • Attend conferences, reviews, and court
  • Provide professional and comprehensive casework
  • Provide and efficient and cost-effective service

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
  • Experience of working within a Looked after Children Team
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence



Location: Essex

Salary: up to £38,000 plus the retainers



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