Social Worker - Early Help

6 days left

Corbyn Road, Dudley, West Midlands
£28,673 - £38,890 per annum
21 Apr 2021
19 May 2021
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Contract Type
Part time permanent
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Shaping our future together ..

Dudley Council has the highest ambitions for our children and young people. Our vision is to give children the best start in life and to support families to be independent, responsible and successful and to ensure we provide the highest levels of public protection for our most vulnerable children. Our workforce is key to making this happen

Hours :  18.5 per week

Salary: Level A - Grade 8  (Must have passed ASYE) potentially increasing to Grade 10 dependent upon qualifications level B - Grade 10    

We are currently recruiting for a part time social worker within our Family Solutions Service  the successful candidate will be working as part of the Early Help offer. This will include work within the MASH (Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub) and the successful candidate will have excellent understanding of thresholds, assessments, report writing and partnership skills that enable agencies to meet unmet need and prevent risks escalating.         

Working for Dudley you will receive:

  • Manageable caseloads
  • A comprehensive learning and development package
  • High quality professional supervision
  • Supportive and collaborative team working
  • Excellent progression opportunities
  • A significantly streamlined IT system allowing more time away from admin an more time to work with children and their families

Social Work England Registration is required, and applicants must be able to demonstrate post qualification experience in child protection work and children in need.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check

For further information please contact Rob Woodcock on 01384 814077 or via e-mail:

NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications

Online application forms will only be accepted for this vacancy.  If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application, or have experienced a problem whilst applying for a position, please contact the HR Resourcing Team on 01384 811300 (option 2) or via e-mail to:  Online facilities to apply for jobs are available at public libraries within the Dudley Borough.

For further information on Dudley Children's Social Care please go to the attached link:

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