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Social Worker - (FTP - EXT)

Vacancy Details

Social Worker - (FTP - EXT)

Social Worker L08 £24,657 - L10 £35,229

dependent on relevant skills and experience

Full-time, 37 hours Part-time and job-share also considered

We’re looking for talented Social Workers to join our Children’s Social Care department.

If you apply for one of these roles and you’re successful, you’ll be part of an experienced team, with daily access to seniors and managers – getting the support you need, and making a difference to children, young people and families across Wrexham County Borough.

In return, our proven career development framework will help you realise your career goals – whether that means progressing to Level 4, a management role, or specialising as a consultant. You’ll also get access to a good pension scheme, generous leave allowance and flexible working. The fact is, we believe in looking after our social workers. What does it take? To be the right person for one of these roles, you’ll need to have excellent communication skills, experience working in a team, and a proven track record supporting children and young people.

You’ll also need to understand and work within statutory guidelines, policies and standards such the Children Act 1989 and 2004, and the Social Services and Well-being Act 2014.

You’ll need to be a registered social worker, or due to qualify in 2018.

But most of all, you’ll need to be passionate about what you do.

For an informal discussion, please contact Angela Povey Head of Service Care and Support on 01978 295420 or Francine Salem Head of Service Safeguarding on 01978 295409 For an application pack, please contact the HR Service Centre, Guildhall, Wrexham, by telephone 01978 292012, Text relay: 18001 01978 292012 or email hrservicecentre@wrexham.gov.uk or download and complete the pdf application form available on the web page. Wrexham Council welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates regardless of race, gender, disability, sexuality, religious belief or age. The Council is committed to developing its bilingual workforce and welcomes applications from candidates who demonstrate their capability to work in both English and Welsh. Closing Date: 2nd November 2018

Vacancy Details
Closing Date 02/11/2018
Salary/Rate £24,657 - £35,229
Term Full Time
Department Children's Social Care
Reference 03701
Posted Date 08/10/2018