Doncaster Childrens Services Trust

 

Social Worker – Children In Care

Do you want to make a difference to the life of a child in care and support them to be able to achieve the best possible outcomes?

Are you looking for a chance to broaden your experience or develop your skills and knowledge?

If you are then this opportunity may be for you.

As part of their ongoing monitoring of The Trust, Ofsted reviewed a number of cases of children in care and in their monitoring letter they stated:

‘’Significant and continuing progress is evident in terms of the quality of services for children looked after since the single inspection. Thorough actions have been taken in response to the recommendations and have had positive impact’

Details
Posted
Application deadline 12th December 2018
Job reference DCST/18/00085
Job location Doncaster
Hours per-week 37
Salary £24,827 - £36,178

Doncaster Childrens Services Trust

 

Social Worker – Children In Care

Do you want to make a difference to the life of a child in care and support them to be able to achieve the best possible outcomes?

Are you looking for a chance to broaden your experience or develop your skills and knowledge?

If you are then this opportunity may be for you.

Our Central Child in Care Team currently have a permanent full time vacancy for a Social Worker based at Mary Woollett Centre, Danum Road, Doncaster.

As part of their ongoing monitoring of The Trust, Ofsted reviewed a number of cases of children in care and in their monitoring letter they stated:

‘’Significant and continuing progress is evident in terms of the quality of services for children looked after since the single inspection. Thorough actions have been taken in response to the recommendations and have had positive impact. Children and young people are at the heart of strategic planning and operational work. In casework seen, the outcomes for children who are looked after are improving and good. The Trust and the council are ambitious for children looked after. They know themselves well, and effective performance management and quality assurance systems mean that good practice is recognised, practice deficits are identified promptly and actions are taken to address these. There has been some progress in relation to the education of children looked after as a result of strategic and operational developments. Further development is planned and required to evidence wider impact in this area.

If you would like to find out more about this post or for an informal chat please contact Liz Clarke Team Manager on 01302 735476.

Alternatively should you wish to apply please read the Job Description & Person Specification and apply online by:

Closing Date: Wednesday 12th December 2018

Interview Date: Week Commencing 17th December 2018

You can find out more about the Trust by visiting our Website www.doncasterchildrenstrust.co.uk or if you have a Twitter account you can follow our Chief Executive @PMoffat_D
or on @DN_Child for the latest news.

 

How to apply


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