Social Worker - Connected Carers - Local Authority

A Kent-based Local Authority is looking for Social Worker to join their vision on supporting Children and Young people to make them feel safe and secure.

As the Social Worker, you will be joining the Fostering Connected Carers Team.

This role is a full-time, and permanent position.

As the ideal Social Worker will need experience within fostering Teams.

You will need to be committed and have the drive to match this Local Authorities ambitions.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • 27 Days Annual leave

  • Car Allowance

  • Marketing Premia - £2,500

  • Retention Payment - £2,000

  • Career Progression Scheme

  • Relocation Scheme

  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Work with connected carers and children placed in connected carers

  • Assess, plan, and use evidence

  • Complete a range of assessment related to connected carers

  • Maintain accurate written and computerised records

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid registration with Social Work England

  • Significant experience of working within Children and Families Teams

  • Experience of working within Fostering Team

  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent

Salary: up to £39,500 + £2,500 Market Premia + £2,000 Retention Payment

Please follow the instructions on this website, or contact Tom McKenna on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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