Social Worker Children in Care and Leaving Care Teams
Employer: London Borough of Barking & Dagenham
- Reference: LBBD/17/42445
- Published on: Wed 06/09/2017 14:25 PM
- Closing on: Mon 13/11/2017 23:55 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
- Salary: £32,628 to £38,229 (PO2-PO3) Recruitment and Retention Allowance £2,500
- DBS Check: Yes
- Location: Barking & Dagenham
London Borough of Barking and Dagenham Council is looking for child and family focused Social workers across our children’s services. If you are ready for a new challenge Barking and Dagenham is a unique borough with children and families from diverse cultural backgrounds. Barking and Dagenham believe working to achieve better outcomes for children and families through holistic approach to Children Services.
Working for us we will give you the time and support you need to make a difference. Promoting creativity is at the heart of our aim. Social Workers are encouraged to share ideas, bring about positive change and strive to continuously improve outcomes for our vulnerable children and families.
We have got vacancies in the Children in Care and Leaving Care Teams for Senior Social Workers and Social Workers. These roles would be suitable for experienced social workers with 2 years post qualifying experience.
LBBD offers a £2,500 recruitment payment with your first salary payment and £2,500 retention payment pro rata thereon (to qualified social workers with more than one year post qualifying experience). This bonus is subject to conditions. Other benefits include 22-30 days of annual leave and affordable housing scheme in addition to a relocation package of £7,500.
We would like applications from qualified and experienced candidates. For further information about Social Care at Barking and Dagenham, please visit our website via the button below.
Special Requirements for this Post
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants including a Disclosure check.
If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been looking for and you would be interested in a confidential discussion about the post, then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you within five working days.