Bury Council – Children’s Services Social Worker vacancies
Due to the successful promotion of a number of our Social Workers we are now looking to recruit to several permanent vacancies across our social work teams.
During a recent visit to Bury by Ofsted, Inspectors found that despite the impact of COVID 19 “senior managers, leaders and frontline staff have worked tirelessly, investing significant time and effort in continuing to support the most vulnerable children and young people in Bury...Staff reported that they have been helped and supported well, not only professionally, but also personally, throughout the pandemic. Managers and leaders have kept staff close, connected and safe, while recognising and acknowledging their hard work.”
Position Title: Social Worker
Salary: Level 3 Social Worker - £34,728 - £36,922 per annum (pro rata for part time appointments)
Newly Qualified Social Workers will commence at Level 1, SCP 24 £28,672 per annum (pro rata for part time appointments)
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time - opportunities also available for part time or fixed term contracts
Along with competitive salary we can offer:
Add to those benefits our leading role in health and social care integration, and it all adds up to an exciting package.
The post is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (amended in 2013). Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice. We have a policy on the Employment of Ex-Offenders and it is available upon request.
This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.
For further information click on the link below
Job Description and Person Specification
Work Demands Form (JA1)
The closing date for applications will be noon Monday 22nd February 2021.
The number of jobs in each salary range for all: