Children Senior Social Worker – Reed – Barnsley


Are you looking to make a difference in Children’s lives? Do you have social work experience of working within children’s services?

Our client, a Local Authority in Yorkshire is seeking an Senior Children Social Worker for their LAC Team.  

Pay rate would be up to £38.

About this role:

  • This is a busy and dynamic team offering a statutory service to Looked After Children, Care Leavers
  • We work with Young People from the age of 16 potentially up to 25 helping them to develop their Pathway into independence.
  • With outstanding communication skills and the ability to engage with resistant young people.
  • You must have excellent skills in assessment, analysis and planning as well as being comfortable in managing complex and challenging needs, risks and behaviours.
  • You should understand the disadvantage faced by Care Leavers and be able to work creatively and collaboratively to redress this balance.

Requirements for this role:

  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Must have experience of minimum 3 years in Social Work
  • Hold a UK Driving License

Benefits of working through Reed, include: 

  • Dedicated Recruitment Consultant/Talent Acquisition Specialist 
  • Aftercare service delivered by Candidate Care Team  
  • Free CV building and Interview support 
  • Free DBS checks 
  • Weekly payroll 
  • PAYE payroll option with additional benefits including holiday pay, healthcare, pension plus more 
  • CPD contributions 
  • Access to full UK jobs market with top tier status across many public and private sector clients 
  • Refer a Friend scheme and earn up to £250 
  • Supporting the Reed Foundation which has given £9.5m to charity since 2010 

Reed is now offering a joining bonus of £250 for Qualified Social Workers. Terms apply.

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