This is an exciting time to join Barnsley’s Children and Family Social Care Service who are seeking to recruit an Advanced Practitioner x 2 to join our Assessment & Duty/JIT Teams in the Integrated Front Door.
We are looking to recruit a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed professional Social Worker to join our stable workforce. We have high aspirations to achieve the very best outcomes for vulnerable children and young people residing in the borough. As an Advanced Practitioner you will play a significant role in supporting our Social Workers to develop excellent assessment and analytical skills; apply evidence-based interventions and direct work and develop the confidence and skills to make timely decisions and plans for children that will achieve positive and sustainable outcomes for their future.
We are an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ authority, with high aspirations for our children and young people. At Barnsley, we have a stable, permanent workforce and are committed to the support and development of our social workers. You will receive regular supervision, appraisal, training and development opportunities, all aimed at promoting outcomes for children and supporting your career development and progression.
The vacancy is situated within the assessment team within the Integrated Front Door which undertakes assessments using a restorative approach to ensure children and their families receive the right intervention at the right time. Working in a multi-disciplinary environment and co-located with South Yorkshire Police, you will work closely with our partners to undertake joint investigations in respect of children at risk of significant harm.
For an informal discussion contact Anna Ward on 01226 772443 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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.