(£28,221 - £32,233 + £5000 market forces supplement (subject to review).
Have you recently qualified as a social worker or are you in your final year of your social work qualification (Degree in Social Work/Masters in Social Work)?
Herefordshire Council are seeking to recruit Newly Qualified Social Workers to work within our Children’s and Families Directorate. If you are interested, please send a copy of your CV and a personal statement through our recruitment partners – Hoople Resourcing’s Website.
Our priority in Herefordshire is to work towards keeping children and families safe and enabling them to achieve positive lifestyles.
If you are successful in your application, you will be allocated a practice educator who will support you through the ASYE programme. In addition you will receive the support of your team manager and colleagues.
We will invest in your development and success and we will provide the support and training to help you build on your existing skills and knowledge. This includes access to an Individual Learning Account for you to spend on your development in addition to our continuous professional development programme.
You will need to have good communication skills, have knowledge of relevant legislation and be willing to work within our policies and procedures.
Herefordshire Children’s Services has a strong team ethos. Our teams are passionate about the work they do and the positive outcomes they make to people’s lives.
If you would like to speak to someone either during or prior to making an application, please contact:
Lynn Williams, Practice Educator on 01432 383169 or Margo Lavan, Practice Educator on 01432 383118.
We welcome applicants whatever their personal characteristics or social identity. All requests for flexible working arrangements and reasonable adjustments will be considered. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of the job are guaranteed an interview.
Benefits with Herefordshire Council
Holidays: 25 days per year plus 2 days unpaid at Christmas (pro rata for part time)
Pension: LGS pension scheme
Pick your perks – our benefits include access to a range of retail, leisure, holiday and health benefits. This includes savings, cash back and discounts. We also offer an employee assistance programme that means you will have access to confidential support and advice if you ever need it.