Directorate: Children's Services
Starting salary: JG7 - £28,672 – JM1 - £34,32,234 per annum
Location: Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Thursday 12 August 2021
An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Children in Care Team for an experienced social worker.
As a Children in Care team we want the best for our children and young people and we strive to ensure that our children live in homes without disruption. To achieve this you will be working in a multi-professional environment where the team around the child is essential.
As a social work team we have a strong understanding of how trauma has impacted the lives of our children and young people. With this knowledge and working in a therapeutic environment, we seek to work alongside the child and their support network so they have every chance to achieve their dreams. We are looking for a dedicated and ambitious Social Worker who is as passionate about children and young people as we are.
If you believe you could be the right Social Worker and want to know more about the diverse caseload and opportunities to develop your practice within our team, don’t hesitate to apply.
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Gatrine Muldoon, Team Manager on 01275 882153.
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Sunday 01 August 2021
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.