Application deadline 24th September 2020
Job location North Yorkshire
Hours per-week 37
Salary £30,451 - £35,745 per annum pro rata

Social Worker LAC Permanence Team East

Grade: J-K

Salary: £30,451 – £35,745 per annum pro rata

Location: North Yorkshire House. The service very much promotes flexible working with the ability to work remotely from other bases, as well as working from home. 

Contract: Full-time (37 hours) and Permanent


We are looking for experienced or newly qualified Social Workers to join our highly regarded and consistently high performing children’s social care team.


Are you an experienced social worker who wants practice in a strength based way with families? Think outside the (tick) box and work in a creative and innovative way to make a difference to children and their families?


We have fantastic opportunities for dedicated social workers to be part of an organisation that is at the forefront of Children’s Social Work and continues to influence the rest of the country through our ambitious and forward-thinking ways of working.


As a Partner in Practice, we are leading the way in social work with children and their families; our work is child-centred and there is a longstanding, clearly embedded model of practice, based on building effective relationships with children, young people and families.


You will receive a comprehensive programme to ensure new recruits have a thorough induction, receive ongoing support from managers and have the opportunity to progress in your career.


“Working for NYCC as a social worker is a fantastic career. We are a team that advocates for the young people we support and make every effort to encourage the young people and families we work with to hope and to heal.” – Social Worker


The East Coast benefits from excellent road and rail links including easy access from the A1, A19 and A64, making Teesside, York, Hull and Selby all easily commutable.

We welcome any interested applicants to contact Team Manager Helen Healey on or by phone: 07929 828 194


We’re proud to support the Local Government Association’s Return to Social Work programme, offering former social workers free training so they can return to social work.



We welcome ASYE applications for our positions.


Visit our dedicated Campaign Page  for more information.


We welcome individuals looking to relocate, for further information on our Relocation Policy, please visit: http://nyccintranet/policies/travel-and-expenses-policy-and-procedure


Key dates

Closing date: 24th September 2020

Shortlist date: 25th September 2020

Interview date:  9th October 2020


Enhanced Level DBS Disclosure is required for appointment to this post.


NYCC are committed to directly recruiting staff and will not accept applications nor services from agency suppliers in respect of our vacancies.


We are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community and aim to have a workforce reflecting this diversity. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to apply

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