Children's Safeguarding Social Worker

  • Anonymous
  • Kettering, UK
  • Dec 04, 2019
Per Diem Healthcare & Medical Clinical Social Worker

Job Description

Opus People Solutions is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Safeguarding Social Worker to work full time in Kettering, within a Safeguarding team. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.

Qualifications/ Experience:

Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years post-qualifying experience in children's services
Social Worker qualification at degree level or equivalent
Evidence of continued professional development
HCPC registration
Current enhanced DBS certificate valid to work with children.What we can offer you:

£400 'Golden Hello' payment for new social workers (subject to terms and conditions)
Holiday entitlement of up to 31 days per annum, pro rata (including bank holidays)
3% pension contribution from employer
Mileage - 45p per mile
Opus candidates hear about jobs first
Opportunity to apply for social work roles across the East of England
Consultants based on site within Angel Square
Central location Benefits of working for Northamptonshire County Council:

New target operating model,
Caseloads are reducing,
Additional team support is in place,
Stable team environments of at least 85% permanent staff are in development,
Supportive team environments and flexible working,
Relationship-based, solutions-focused 'Signs of safety' model,
Affordable housing in Northamptonshire,
One-hour commute from London, Birmingham and Oxford