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Social Worker (Experienced level) - Children's Social Work Teams

  • Employer: Medway Council
  • Reference: CSC474RJ
  • Published: Mon 22/11/2021, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 13/12/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Up to £42,428 per annum inclusive of market premia
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Chatham, Kent, Kent

Our Children's Social Work team is currently recruiting experienced social workers to join their team. You’ll be part of a close-knit team, where you’ll be given the time and support to best help children and young people in Medway.  

In return for your commitment, we are proud to offer an excellent benefits package including a market premia payment of £2500 per annum (paid in 12 equal payments) and a retention payment of £3000 per annum (paid after 1 years’ continuous service with Medway).

This is a perfect opportunity for an established social worker to flourish in a local authority and we’re keen to develop your skills to the fullest. If you’re ambitious and looking for your next career step, we offer an accessible and supportive pathway into management roles.

About you

You will hold a degree in Social Work, be registered with Social Work England and have a minimum of two years post qualifying experience.

A driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes is essential.

For an informal discussion please contact Ingrid Crisan, Head of Service for Children’s Social Work Team on 01634 331505.

To apply

Please follow the Jobs Go Public application link or alternatively email your cv with a covering letter to recruitment@medway.gov.uk quoting CSC474RJ.

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Applications will be reviewed as soon as you apply.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interviewed via Microsoft Teams.

This post is subject to an enhanced Children’s DBS check.

 

Important Information

Please note that all recruitment correspondence, including interview letters and contracts of employment will usually be sent out via email, if you require documentation/correspondence in hard copy format, please contact the Children's Services Recruitment Team on 01634 332878 (option 1) or email recruitment@medway.gov.uk

Please visit http://www.mindfulemployer.net/ for information on how Medway Council put good practices in place to ensure employees and job applicants who declare mental health issues receive the right level of support.

For more information on our Children & Adults Social Care jobs please visit: www.medwaysocialcarejobs.co.uk.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time prior to the closing date.

 

Downloads

  • Job Profile and Person Specification
  • Medway Information Pack 2021

How to Apply

Please be advised that we only accept online applications submitted through JobsGoPublic ATS

 

If you are not contacted within 3 weeks of the advert closing date then you have not been shortlisted.

 

All recruitment correspondence, including interview letters and contracts of employment will usually be sent out via email, if you require documentation/correspondence in different format such as braille or large print, please contact the Resourcing Team on 01634 332878.



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  • Employer: Medway Council
  • Reference: CSC474RJ
  • Published: Mon 22/11/2021, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 13/12/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Up to £42,428 per annum inclusive of market premia
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Chatham, Kent, Kent

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