Childnre's Social Worker - Shropshire #RQ384204
Shropshire – A lovely place to work and live… This is an exciting time to join Shropshire Children’s Services, following our Ofsted ‘Good’ rating in October 2017. Our Social Workers tell us that we have: • Easy access to management support in the office. • Good quality supervision which takes place on a regular basis • Mutual respect at all levels. • A small authority where there are direct relationships between senior managers and “shop floor” staff. • A beautiful locality to work in. • Excellent training programme. • Great opportunities for progression. • A relationship based practice model with both our clients and staff. We are looking for experienced Social Workers to join our Case Management Service, working and supporting children who require safeguarding and are subject to child in need plans, child protection plans and court proceedings. You will have post qualifying statutory experience and solid knowledge of legislation and Working Together 2018 alongside experience of working in frontline children’s services. Access to support, regular supervision and training opportunities are extended to both permanent and agency staff. If you are thinking about commuting or moving to the area, Shropshire is a lovely place to live, with lots to do locally. We have had a number of staff move to the area from cities who enjoy the lower rents and house prices, lovely restaurants, scenic views and regular local festivals. Shropshire are looking for experienced social workers who have experience in Child Protection, Child in Need, Looked after Children and Court Work to join our busy but settled teams.