Senior Social Worker - CPFS

Location
Darby House, Telford, TF3 4JA
Salary
£34,106 - £37,107 per annum
Posted
08 Aug 2018
Closes
28 Aug 2018
Job Ref
TWC000003128
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Flexible hours
Hours
Full-Time

Child Protection and Family Support

Senior Social Worker

£34,106 - £37,107 per annum

This post is currently eligible for a market factor allowance of £1,000 per annum for social workers with 2 years post qualification social work experience.

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37 hours per week

The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Social Worker to be appointed within the Child Protection and Family Support Team

You will become an integral part of a team, providing guidance and support to less experienced workers. You will be supported with regular, good quality, supervision, training and development opportunities via a professional development framework to provide a career path to progress. You will either have a recognised social work qualification such as Diploma in Social Work, CQSW, or Social Work Degree.

Our teams are committed to high standards and to achieving the very best outcomes for children and young people through proactive and child focused care planning and by our close multi-agency working arrangements with all relevant agencies within Telford and Wrekin. Above all we value and listen to the views of children and young people and shape our services around their needs.

We are looking for a senior social worker who is confident in managing complex assessment and work. You must have a good working knowledge of mental health, domestic abuse, substance misuse and Court Work

Additional information

We are committed to offering CPD opportunities throughout our workforce in partnership with our local university.

Telford and Wrekin offer a salary sacrifice car lease scheme to employees.

NuPlace offer a priority rental scheme for social care professionals looking to rent a new home.

We are committed to equality and diversity. Posts working with children or vulnerable groups will be subject to an appropriate criminal records check.

What our social workers say about working for Telford and Wrekin:

“I like working in a central office where all the services are under one roof. From the MASH Team to Disability, Adults services, Education services, Children in Care and Safeguarding. This makes it much easier to bring people together for meetings and case discussions”.

 

For further information on the role please click on the links below to view the job description and person specification.

Please note employees who are at risk will be considered first for this position.  Only if an appointment is not made will other candidates be considered.

We are committed to equality and diversity. Posts working with children or vulnerable groups will be subject to an appropriate criminal records check.

Sorry but CVs will not be accepted.

Please contact Donna Heywood-Small on 01952385718 if you have any queries.

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification

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