Senior Social Worker

Location
Telford, Shropshire
Salary
£38,890 - £41,881 per annum
Posted
13 Apr 2021
Closes
22 Apr 2021
Ref
TWC000004756
Job role
Social Worker
Contract Type
Full time

Senior Social Worker - Hadley Child Protection Team

Salary Grade: PO9 £38,890 - £41,881 per annum plus £1,000 market factor payment and essential car user allowance.

37 hours per week

Would you like to work for an ‘Outstanding’ local authority – one with an established management team, committed to developing excellent practice and ensuring that our staff receive the best support we can offer?

Telford and Wrekin’s Children's Services invite you to join us in our exciting transformation journey.  If you are committed to working with families in a relational way and like us want to re-connect with the community in which our families live then we would like to hear from you.

This is an exciting time for Telford and Wrekin’s Children’s Social Care as we move forward on our Transformation Journey.  We are looking to recruit an experienced senior social worker who is passionate about doing the right thing for children and families and who are committed to working in a relational way.

As one of our senior social workers we will support you to develop your skills and knowledge when working with families using a restorative approach. To excel, you’ll need a social work qualification and registration with Social Work England

Telford and Wrekin 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.

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

For more information about working for Telford & Wrekin Children's Social Care, please view our recruitment page: https://www.telford.gov.uk/cscr

Please contact Paul Grocutt if you have any queries regarding the post paul.grocutt@telford.gov.uk or 01952 380757.

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