Social Worker, Leaving Care
£33,683 £40,760 (£42,620 unconsolidated maximum through performance related progression)
As a Social Worker you will be working within a team based in Sutton. As the post holder of this role, you will receive a competitive package £33,683 £40,760.
About the role :
We are looking for experienced and skilled social workers to join our Leaving Care Team which makes up part of our Corporate Parenting Service.
The Leaving Care Team works with young people between 16 and 24 years old who are or have been looked after by the local authority or are unaccompanied young asylum seekers who fall within the Hillingdon Judgement.
We have a rare opportunity for experienced Social Workers to join this stable, supportive and experienced multi-agency service and all posts are located at the Sutton Civic Offices.
There is a strong commitment to supervision and training in Sutton with regular training events both within the team and within the department generally.
We offer a compelling career opportunity that is supported by clear management and supervision, manageable caseloads, effective partnerships with education, health and adult services, and access to a wide range of high quality resources for children and their families.
Sutton’s Children’s services are committed to delivering services that make a real visible difference for children and their families.
We are on an exciting journey towards achieving outstanding results across all areas of service provision and will achieve this by investing in our staff with strong support from our Senior Leadership Team.
Requirements of a Childrens Social Worker :
You must hold a Professional Social Work Qualification (e.g. CQSW, Dip(SW), MSW) and be registered as a social worker with the HCPC.
What to expect :
Group supervision as well as 1-2-1 support;
You will receive a competitive salary, £1000 Welcome Bonus payment, £1000 Retention Payment and a leave entitlement of up to 32 days
Local Government Pension Scheme
Bicycle loan facilities
Cycle to Work scheme
Interest free season ticket loans
Subsidised gym membership
Local and national discounts for shopping, eating out and leisure activities
Car parking scheme
Sutton is a short train journey from Clapham Junction and London Victoria (20-30 minutes), and London Bridge (30-50 minutes) and easily accessible from the neighbouring boroughs of Croydon and Merton
Can you see yourself working in Sutton?
This job is advertised by Alex Foden; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.
Please feel free to contact Alex on 07983 547 682