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Experienced Children's Social Workers

Employer
Walsall Council
Location
Walsall, West Midlands
Salary
£38,223 - £43,421
Closing date
31 Aug 2024
Reference
CH01424

Job Details

  

Experienced Children's Social Workers

We are looking for experienced social workers who will ensure that all children have the best start in life and are safe from harm, are happy and learning well. 

  • £38,223 - £43,421
  • Full time permanent

For our social workers to be able to support children and young people and keep them safe, they too need feel safe and supported. Our Workforce and Wellbeing Strategy puts wellbeing at the heart of everything we do.

To excel, you’ll need a social work qualification and registration with Social Work England. For this vacancy we are seeking experienced candidates only.

For further information and to apply please via our fast track process please visit our website

Equality Statement:

We want our staff and management teams to reflect the diversity of the communities we serve in Walsall. In Children’s Social Care we commit to promoting equality and anti-discriminatory practice.

We welcome applications from people of all cultures, races, ethnicities and religions, of different genders, ages, sexual orientations, disabled applicants, and recognise unique perspectives and contributions.

Walsall Council takes seriously the responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all the children and young people entrusted to our care and it is our expectation that all staff will share this commitment. We will ensure continuous development and improvement of robust recruitment processes and procedures that promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce. Completion of an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check is a requirement for working with children and young people.

Note: Applicants appointed to posts that require an enhanced DBS clearance must declare any periods of time that they have lived, studied or worked abroad and be prepared to provide an Overseas Criminal Records Certificate (OCRC) or a Statement of Good Conduct (SOGC) relating to anytime they were overseas.

This post is covered by the Code of Practice on the English Language Fluency Duty for public sector workers.

Company

Walsall Council

Here at Walsall, we want to attract the best talent. That's why - as well as a satisfying and rewarding job - we offer a range of attractive benefits. Working arrangements in most jobs are flexible (you may work flexitime, full or part time and job sharing is usually available) and you can expect generous holiday entitlements, a first class pension scheme and plenty of opportunities for training and personal development.

We advertise vacancies because we want the best talent available. If that's you, we're waiting for your application.

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Living in Walsall

FROZENPart of the Black Country, famous for its enterprising and industrial past, Walsall is reinventing itself to become a progressive modern community. The borough is centred around the major town of Walsall, but also includes five smaller and distinctive district centres (Bloxwich, Aldridge, Willenhall, Darlaston and Brownhills), together with numerous villages.

 

Find out more about Living in Walsall.

Walsall Council is committed to Safer Recruitment.

MinerTo achieve our commitment, we will ensure continuous development and improvement of robust recruitment processes and procedures that promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce.  

 

 

 

Social Work Matters - Children's Social Worker Recruitment

Some of our children require a special kind of support: yours.  Visit our web page to find out more about joining Walsall Council as a Children's Social Worker. 

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces Covenant. Walsall Council will guarantee an interview for any candidate who has formerly served in the Armed Forces and who meets the essential criteria for the job.

 

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Company info
Website
Telephone
01922 650000
Location
Civic Centre
Darwall Street
Walsall
West Midlands
WS1 1TP
GB

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