Job details

Reference number - 2092-2564

Location - Portsmouth

Salary - details in main page

Job type/hours - secondment/temporary opportunity for up to one year to cover maternity, up to and including 37 hours per week

Closing date - 4.00pm, 25 January 2019

Qualified Social Workers - secondment/temporary opportunity for up to one year to cover maternity

Salary: Main Grade: £28,221 to £30,755 + recruitment & retention package of £5000 over 6 years. 

Higher Grade £34,105 - £38,052 p.a. 

Please indicate on your applications whether you are applying for a main grade or higher grade post and what hours you are applying for.        We currently have vacancies in our Locality Teams.   Our locality teams are Portsmouth North, Portsmouth Central 1 & Central 2, & Portsmouth South.  You will be working with families as they are referred to us, supporting families under children in need and child protection planning.  Working in the Court arena both private and public law

Portsmouth City Council is making social work matter and we are looking for highly imaginative and very creative individuals to join us.  Portsmouth have recently received their "Good" Ofsted rating which reflects the excellent work we do with Children and Families in the city.

You will have a diploma or degree in social work and be registered with the Health & Care Professions Council.  

For further information on this post as well as details of how to apply, please click on the links below.  PLEASE DO NOT JUST SUBMIT A CV.

Portsmouth City Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. It is also committed to promoting quality childcare across the City that works to improve outcomes for children.

DBS Disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment and this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Every post is subject to PCC and Portsmouth Safeguarding Children’s Board safer recruitment procedures. 


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