Job Description

An opportunity has arisen to recruit an Education Social Worker to join a busy and supportive team based in Wrexham. The successful candidate will provide support and challenge to schools and families on matters primarily relating to school attendance, exclusion and safeguarding in line with departmental and national legislation, guidance and policy. The team work on a cluster basis and the successful candidate will cover two secondary schools and their feeder primary schools. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake assessments to identify areas of concern and be able to co-ordinate support for service users. The candidate must be a good team player with excellent organisational, time management and communication skills. Court work experience is desirable but is not essential. Experience of using CAPITA Sims and One packages is preferred. An enhanced DBS & Social Council for Wales registration is required for this position.

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with Children’s
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**