Application deadline 26th April 2019
Job location Barnsley
Hours per-week 37
Salary £27,905 - £41,675

Come and join a ‘GOOD’ authority and work with us at Barnsley Children’s Social Care Service. We are looking to recruit highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed professional Social Workers at all levels. We have high aspirations to achieve the very best outcomes for vulnerable children and young people residing in the borough. This means supporting Social Workers to develop excellent assessment and analytical skills, apply evidence based interventions and develop the confidence and skills to make timely decisions and plans for children that will achieve positive and sustainable outcomes for their future.

Developing our Social Workers is a key priority for us and you will be well supported, with access to supervision, appraisal, training and development opportunities, aimed at promoting outcomes for children and supporting career development. Our ASYEs are well supported and protected and we are part of the South Yorkshire Teaching partnership as well as a pilot local authority for the national assessment and accreditation system.

Vacancies exist in the following services: Assessment and Joint Investigation Teams including Screening (applicants who wish to work in screening will be required to be experienced.)


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The successful candidate will be required to speak English to an appropriate standard.

This post requires an Enhanced DBS Check

If you are currently living overseas or have lived overseas in the last five years please be aware, if you are the preferred candidate for the post, you will be required to apply for an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in.  If you experience difficulty in obtaining an overseas criminal record check please email

How to apply