Social Worker - Assessment Team

Location Middlesbrough
Salary: ££27,041 - £36,922 per annum
Published: 10 months ago

​​​​​​Middlesbrough Children Matter has a permanent job vacancy for a Social Worker within our Assessment Team based in Middlesbrough offering a salary between £27,041 - £36,922 per annum (subject to progression). Middlesbrough are now offering a welcome to Middlesbrough incentive of up to £5,000 depending on experience and level.

Middlesbrough Front Door Duty Assessment Teams are looking for an experienced, qualified Social Worker who wants to be part of our multi-agency supported Assessment Team; co located with our front door and strategic partners including Police, Health, CAHMS and Education.

As a Social Worker in the Assessment Teams you will be passionate about ensuring that children and young people in the borough get the right help at the right time and that they have a voice in the work that you do.

As post holder you will provide a comprehensive Social Work service to children and young people in Middlesbrough. The post holder will work within the Children’s Safeguarding Assessment Service undertaking assessments, carry out s47 investigations, work with children and families to formulate safety plans, risks assessments and child in need plans.

Social workers in Middlesbrough benefit from:

  • Manageable caseloads

  • Strong support

  • Regular supervision from Managers

  • We offer extensive excellent training opportunities

  • Excellent support to our social workers through progression of career grades

  • Flexible working

  • Excellent varied range of staff discounts

Requirements of the Post include:

1. A recognised Social Work qualification, e.g. CQSW, CSS, Dip SW.
2. Social Work England registration (HCPC)
3. Must have full driving license and use of car with business insurance.

If you'd be interested in this social work job vacancy please apply now!