Social Workers

The Hilary Road centre ,Hilary Road, Nuneaton, CV10 9AD
£27,668 - £34,538
14 May 2017
31 May 2017
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Are you a Social Worker looking for a new challenge?

Look no further, we've got some great vacancies for Social Workers in Nuneaton Children’s Services.

37.0 Hours per Week

Joining our established team you  will be providing a social work service to a highly professional standard. Managing a caseload and travelling throughout the county, you’ll be working with children and young people who are subject to Child Protection Plans and Court Proceedings. Undertaking robust Child Protection assessments and completing the required paperwork will also be part of your role. In addition, you’ll be communicating with a wide variety of clients, communities, partners and agencies as well as working on your own initiative, often in pressurised situations.

Key Requirements

To be successful in this role it’s important you have a professional Social Work qualification and are registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. It’s also important you have strong analytical and communication skills both written and verbal and can work on your own initiative as well as collaboratively with individuals, families, carers, communities, colleagues and other agencies. With the ability to work to tight deadlines, often under pressure, whilst at all times maintaining composure and your professional stance, you will be used to making difficult decisions. With strong influencing, persuading and resilience you’ll also have child care experience and good IT skills.

Additional Information & How to Apply

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For further information about the role please contact Katie Heaton on 01926 413135 or email:

Our method of application is online. If you are unable to apply using the 'Apply for this job' link please contact the Recruitment Centre.
You will be notified of our shortlisting decision via email, so please check your email and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

Telephone:01926 418125

Please note that all applications must be received on an application form. We do not accept CV's and do not keep CV's on file unless part of an application.

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We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

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