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Social Work Assistant

Vacancy Details

Salary: £24,920 - £27,514
Location: Civic Centre
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Category: City Council (Internal Vacancy)
Closing Date: 09/08/2022
Reference: 0000015696


Directorate:  Children and Family Services

Section:  Children's Social Care - Children's Support and Safeguarding Team 

Grade:  Level 7

Hours:  37 hours per week

Closing Date: 8 September 2022


This advert is open to internal applicants only.


We are looking for a dedicated, passionate and enthusiastic Social Work Assistant to join our Children and Family Services Directorate.


You will support the delivery of high quality social work activities within Children and Family Services through the provision of direct support work to children, young people and families.  You will provide support and assistance to social workers undertaking assessments, managing and implementing children’s care plans. 


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment.  This position is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Please note that if an employee who is currently at risk of redundancy within the organisation applies for this vacancy their application will receive priority.  If this happens you will be advised accordingly.


To Apply

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In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Do you work for Stoke-on-Trent City Council or UNITAS (including agency work)?


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