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Social Worker - Level 1 (will consider ASYE)
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: CBED/21/10562
  • Published: Fri 17/12/2021, 10:45 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/01/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £28,099 - £30,719 per annum pro rata + £1,000 MRS per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Priory House, Chicksands, Bedfordshire

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Social Worker - Level 1 (will consider ASYE)

Team: North Locality 

Job Family: Supporting - CBG9

Salary: £28,099 - £30,719 per annum pro rata + £1,000 MRS per annum pro rata 

Hours: 37 hours per week 

Base Location: Priory House, Shefford with travel to other locations

Contract: Permanent 

Closing Date: 16th January 2022

Interview Date: Week commencing 24th January 2022

More about the roles: 

We have a job opportunity in the North Locality Older People Team for a Level 1 / ASYE  practitioner.

The North Locality team are very much at the cutting edge of Adult Social Care with a strong focus on improving customer outcomes in a person-centred way. We work closely with health services to focus on early prevention and work alongside multi-disciplinary teams. Team members attend regular meetings where the local network share knowledge, updates or activities in their specialist field.  

The North Locality team are also at the forefront of working with Community Catalysts, a team of micro providers that provide a variety of assistance and activities to their local community, this could be help with household chores, gardening clubs, assistance with looking after pets or a companionship service. 

It is a very supportive team, and offers an agile working environment. When joining us you will be offered development and support through regular 1:1’s or supervision, we want you to achieve the best possible outcomes for our residents and also for yourself. 

For our qualified roles you will require experience of safeguarding adults, along with the ability to complete holistic assessments and support plans, Social Workers must be Social Work England registered and have post qualifying experience.  

Overall, we are looking for positive people that wish to make a difference to our customer's lives and who possess excellent customer care, a caring nature and good communication skills. 

Community Assessment Services is continually striving to ensure that best practice is delivered to the residents of Central Bedfordshire and is heavily investing in being a vibrant, supportive and inspiring place to work. We want you to come and join us on our journey, ensuring that Central Bedfordshire remains a great place to live and work.

Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’.

To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Social Worker Level 1 / ASYE 

For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Kam Lall at

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at 


Central Bedfordshire Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment. This post is subject to the disclosure of criminal records.  

Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone andvalue diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.

To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role: