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Social Worker - Children's Assessment Team - Permanent!

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Referral and Assessment
Social Worker
East of England
£36,756 to £42,153 per annum
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Social Worker - Children's Assessment Team - Permanent! - Bedford Borough - £36,756 - £42,153  per annum
An exciting vacancy has become available in Bedford Borough for a Social Worker on the Assessment Team. They will consider candidates with a range of experience, which makes this a great opportunity for social workers to change direction and springboard their career.
This is a great time to join Bedford, as they work towards an exciting transformation plan. The focus is on developing the early intervention and prevention strategies, and supporting this with an efficient and effective social care system. 
Benefits of working for Bedford as a Assessment Social Worker include:
  • £6000 bonus payments to candidates joining the MASH, Assessment, CWD and Family Support Teams (paid after 6 months probationary period)
  • Up to £8,000 Relocation Package
  • A smaller remit that neighbouring authorities - Bedford covers a relatively small geographical area and therefore limited travel to visits
  • Flexible working arrangements 
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Technology to support agile working
  • A clearly defined career progression scheme for all social workers.
With a great salary and bonus payments that can bring your income to over £48,000 per year this is a perfect opportunity to join a progressive authority with lots of opportunities to develop your career.

We would welcome an application from social workers with a variety of statutory experience.
As a Childrens Assessment Social Worker, You MUST be:
  • HCPC registered     
  • Eligible to work in the UK     
  • A UK license holder  
  • Post-qualified experience 
  • Completed ASYE 
For more information please contact

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 974 1673
Contact: Zoe Davenport

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