Social Worker

Salary £27,123 - £31,846 +£5,000
Reference VR1048
Location North of London
Start date ASAP
Job Description

Purpose of role:

To carry out our statutory duties and responsibilities to safeguard and achieve good outcomes for the children and young people. Teams recruiting include: Children Looked After, Family Safeguarding, Assessment.

Benefits/Useful Information:

  • Multi-disciplinary teams; children’s social workers, adult mental health workers, substance misuse workers and domestic abuse specialist
  • 12 miles from the Centre of London and population 1,100,000
  • Award winning council including Investors in People award, good training, including in Motivational Interviewing
  • Strong diverse economy with sectors represented: pharmaceuticals, space technology, engineering, financial services and telecommunications, film, media and creative industries
  • Relocation assistance of up to £6,000 (terms apply) and lease car


·         Relevant approved social Work degree/qualification

·         Registered (or able to register) with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

·         Knowledge of legislation, guidance, policy and procedures and experience in state social work

·         Ability to assess clients’ needs and to identify risk

·         Experience of planning and implementing care including Children looked After (CLA) or court experience

·         Understanding of Equality and Diversity in Social Work


Notes on remuneration:

+ £4,000 Market Force Payment (MFP) + £1,000 Welcome payment * MFP is paid with salary and subject to income tax, it may be withdrawn, but is paid for hard-to-recruit-to jobs

Required Education Level Relevant approved social Work degree/qualification
Duration Permanent
Available Postions 5+
Company Name Jacaranda
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Contact Phone 020 7193 0679
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