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Social Workers - Children's Services - Apply now!

Salary: £29,854 - £31,288 per annum + market rate supplement of £6,000 (subject to annual review)

You will carry a workload reflecting increasing complexity, risk, uncertainty and challenge, in line with the capability of a Social Worker with a minimum of one year’s post qualification experience in a social work role. Regular supervision will be in accordance with the departmental supervision policy.

Working with close supervision and support, you will undertake statutory interventions to enable children and young people to live in family and community environments. A HCPC registered professional, you will be well organised and self confident with the ability to undertake assessments and engage in constructing and monitoring plans.  You'll benefit from working for an authority which is fully committed to ongoing training and career progression.

You must have a Degree in Social Work or other qualification equal to, and

  • Successful completion of the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment or the Children’s Workforce Development Council’s Newly Qualified Social Worker programme.
  • At least 1 year’s post qualifying experience as a Social Worker in Children’s Social Care
  • Registration with the HCPC.

 

If you would like to find out more, please use the links below to view the job description and the full terms and conditions of employment

Job description - (Social Worker - Children's Services)

Terms and conditions

 

If you are now ready to apply, please complete the application form using the link below.  You will see on the form that we are asking you to indicate which teams you would like to work in; you can indicate as many as you like on the same form, but this application is just for Social Worker level posts in Children's Services.  To apply for other posts, or for roles in Adult Services please complete the appropriate form by using the links at the bottom of the page.

Application form - (Social Workers - Children'sServices)

 

Your form can be returned by email: Recruitment.team@bedford.gov.uk

or by post: Recruitment Team, Bedford Borough Council, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP.

All offers will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

 

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