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DATE ADDED: Thu 01/11/2018

Social Worker

lowestoft, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent

Suffolk County Council require an experienced social worker to work for Children and Young People Services.The responsibility of the Children and Young People’s Directorate (CYP) is to ensure the safety, well-being and learning of children and young people. To do so they need to “make every intervention count” to create impact and bring about sustainable change for children, young people and their families where need is identified. They are determined to continuously improve their services by working in partnership to ensure that their work is high quality and effective.

All employees are expected to model the ASPIRE values; Achieve, Support, Pride, Inspire, Respect and Empower. We are committed to working together, striving to improve and ensuring the best possible outcomes for children and families in Suffolk.

Children and Young People services are looking for an experienced social worker to join the Leaving Care team for an initial three month temporary placement. As an experienced social worker you will be responsible for your own caseload of young people who are in care and require support to prepare fr independence. You will need to ensure that all statutory duties are completed and will be expected to take part in duty rota and group work.

If you are interested in this position, please submit an up to date CV.

Benefits of Working for Opus

• £400 ‘Golden Hello’ payment*

• Holiday entitlement of up to 31 days per annum, pro rata (including bank holidays)

• 2% pension contribution from employer

• Mileage – 23p per mile

• Flexible working hours

• Opus candidates hear about jobs within the council first

• Opportunity to apply for social work roles across the East of England and through Opus LGSS

*visit our website #removed# for terms and conditions


Role: Social Worker
Job Type: Permanent
Location: lowestoft, england, england

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