Application deadline 30th October 2020
Job location Barnsley
Hours per-week 37
Salary £28,672 - £41,881 dependent on qualifications and experience

This is an exciting time to join Barnsley Children and Family Social Care Service who, due to the creation of new positions, are seeking to recruit to our Assessment and Joint Investigation Teams.

We are looking to recruit highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed professional Social Workers at all levels 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. This means 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 have secured funds to support a number of additional, permanent posts that will promote the quality of service offered to children through the commitment we have to achieving manageable caseloads across the service.

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.

We have a number of full time  social work vacancies in the assessment team where you will work  in a fast paced environment where the child is always at the centre of everything we do.  We are committed to restorative principles working with children and their families to help them to affect change.

Vacancies are in the Assessment and Joint investigation Team.
For an informal discussion or if you would like more information about the post please contact Simone Palmer or Alice Thompson
Tel: 01226  772443


Vacancies exist in the following services: Assessment and Joint Investigation Team

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