Social Worker - Children Looked After

Location Middlesbrough
Salary: ££27,541 - £37,568 per annum
Published: 9 days ago

​​​​​​​Middlesbrough Children Matter has a permanent job vacancy for a Social Worker within our Looked After Children Team based in Middlesbrough offering a salary between £27,541 - £37,568 per annum (subject to progression). £5000 Welcome Offer for experienced staff plus a Recruitment and Retention payment.

Newly appointed, experienced Social Workers will now receive £5,000 as a welcome offer to show gratitude for choosing Middlesbrough. Experienced Social Worker may also receive a Recruitment and Retention payment of 15% of your annual salary paid in a lump sum.

The Children Looked after Team have an exciting opportunity to recruit a full time Social Worker to support children to achieve stability and permanence.

Social Workers withinthe Looked after Service are responsible for working with children in our care to ensure that they have every opportunity to develop in to happy and healthy young people.

Middlesbrough is a fantastic place, proud of its heritage and ambitious enough to shape an entirely different future. We have set out our city-scale plans to deliver over GBP 600 million of investment that will promote economic growth and strengthen both our regional and national reputation as a destination of choice.

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!