Social Worker - Warwick
This is an exciting opportunity to join Warwick Children's Team, Safeguarding and Support. We are a dynamic children’s team, which offers a high standard of service within a highly supportive environment. Restorative Practice is at the heart of what we do. Here at Warwickshire County Council we put children and families at the forefront. We aim to ensure that Warwickshire’s children, young people, parents and carers receive the right help at the right time. We are passionate about supporting communities and families to build on their strengths and relationships and find their own solutions.
You will be required to work with children and families under Child In Need, Child Protection, Children in Care - this will include completing high quality assessments, supporting families to find their own solutions and working collaboratively with families and the involved partner agencies. We also work with Children in Care until the age of 14 years, care proceedings and adoption.
If you are passionate about supporting children and families, we want to hear from you.
You could be the person we are looking for to join our innovative, supportive and high performing team.
We welcome applications from Level 2 , Level 3 and Level 4 applicants
For further details please see Job Description and Person Specifications
In return we offer our pledge to you:
- Excellent opportunities for personal development and career progression.
- Supportivemanagers who provide recognition and a robust supervision policy which fully incorporates well being.
- A clear and transparent pay structure linked to career progression and professional development.
- Access to a credit union, pension scheme and relocation packages.
- Other great benefits include generous annual leave, including bank holiday allowances and an extra day. Car fuel allowances and access to pool cars.
All this and the opportunity to work in the historic towns of Royal Leamington Spa, Warwick and Kenilworth - with its excellent transport links and beautiful countryside makes for an excellent package.
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.
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Closing date: 31st March 2021
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Warwickshire County Council is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. Would particularly welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from the BAME community, people with a disability and people from the LGBT+ Community.