24th Sep, 2023
Job description

Qualified Social Workers – Various Posts 

We would love to hear from passionate and motivated qualified Social Workers interested in joining us. All qualified Social Workers benefit from having the cost of their Social Work England registration paid, hybrid/flexible working and a retention payment of £1,750 is also available for those in hard to recruit areas. In addition to this you will receive training in Signs of Safety and excellent learning, development, and progression opportunities.  

We currently have opportunities within our Assessment Teams (based across the City), Locality Teams (based in the East, West and North of the City) and Children Looked After (based in the City Centre). 

Our full ILACS inspection confirms that services and outcomes for many children in Hull have improved over the last two years. The experiences and progress of children in care and care leavers in Hull are now rated as good.

We are looking for experienced social workers to join us as we continue on our improvement journey to provide outstanding services and outcomes for all of our children. Ofsted has confirmed that social workers enjoy working in Hull: they feel valued, good work is celebrated, and social workers feel part of the service. The retention and learning and development offers are well received. 

Why it's great to work for Hull City Council: 

  • A competitive salary

  • An excellent pension through the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)

  • Up to 30 days annual leave depending on grade and length of service. You will also get eight public holidays per year, and three additional days off, one in May/August and one during the Christmas/New year period

  • Career development and learning experiences from a range of training courses and learning methods

  • A generous relocation package available

  • Supportive and forward-thinking culture

  • CCInform resource to view the latest research

  • Great career development opportunities

  • Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

  • Flexible working hours 

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For further information please do not hesitate to contact the Social Worker Academy team via email; 

Interviews will be held week commencing 2 October 2023.

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