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Social Worker

  • Reference: CROY/17/48916
  • Published on: Tue 12/12/2017 14:25 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 30/01/2018 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours:
  • Salary: Grade 11 Salary: £36,372 - £38,229
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Croydon
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There has never been a greater focus on children’s services in Croydon than right now, making it an exciting place to take the next step in your social work career.

We have opportunities for Social Workers to be part of shaping the future of children’s services.

We’ll look to you to manage a caseload of children and families – carrying out evidence based assessments and planning and delivering care working directly with children, families and young people as well as partners to secure their success

We are looking for someone who is fully committed to making sure all children in Croydon are safe, happy and healthy. You’ll deliver services that safeguard your service users – ensuring sustainable outcomes.

About you

We are looking for social workers that have completed their ASYE and capable of working with professionalism and empathy in equal amounts.

Your compassion will enable you to effectively engage and build relationships with children, young people and their families. Your experience of working in a statutory setting will allow you to operate with confidence and emotional intelligence – making effective assessments and implementing subsequent plans.

Above all else, we are looking for people that genuinely care. We need passionate social workers who want nothing but the best outcomes for Croydon’s children and families.

If you have a keen social awareness and an ability to work with genuine empathy and compassion – whilst working towards genuine sustainable solutions – then there’s a strong chance you’ll fit in well here.

About us

What makes Croydon special is our people – both within the council and throughout the borough. Our diverse population has made Croydon a thriving cultural hub, it also makes it a truly unique environment in which to work and practice social work.

Read more at our dedicated site.

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Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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