City of York Council is seeking to recruit a full time Placement Social Worker to join our Fostering Team (Placement Finding, Commissioning and Support Team)

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Posted
Application deadline 10th January 2019
Job reference CHEC000964
Job location York
Hours per-week 37 hours per week
Salary £Grade 9, Level 1-4 (£28,785 to £33,446 per annum)

The Fostering team identifies suitable placements for children and young people and provides individually tailored and creative packages of support to these foster carers and placements.

 

City of York Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. We require the successful candidates to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

The post holders will have access to secure government sites or email. In order to use these systems, the Cabinet Office requires the HR Team to carry out Baseline Personnel Standard Security (BPSS) checks.

 

The post requires qualified Social Workers who is currently registered with the HCPC.

 

As this role is public facing, applicants will need to demonstrate, at interview, their competency to converse and provide advice and guidance to members of the public, in spoken English to CEFR level C1: Can express him/herself fluently and spontaneously, almost effortlessly. Only a conceptually difficult subject can hinder a natural, smooth flow of language.

 

This position is not suitable for job share.

 

City of York Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. We require the successful candidate to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

The postholder will have access to secure government sites or email. In order to use these systems, the Cabinet Office requires the HR Team to carry out Baseline Personnel Standard Security (BPSS) checks.

 

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Gill Hall ,Service Manager, Gill.hall@york.gov.uk or on 01904 554388

 

Closing date: Thursday 10 January 2019 at 12 midnight

 

Interview date Tuesday 22 January 2019

 

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