Job details

Reference number - 2132-2614

Location - Portsmouth

Salary - £28,221 to £30,755 + recruitment & retention package of £5000 over 6 years

Job type/hours - permanent, 37 hours per week

Closing date - 4.00pm 25 January 2018

We currently have a vacancy in the Through Care Team.  This team deal with children and young people who are long term fostered and in the care of the Local Authority.  

Portsmouth City Council is making social work matter and we are looking for highly imaginative and very creative individuals to join us. 

We are committed to professional development and will provide training for the successful candidate.  If successful you will be joining lively, challenging and supportive teams whose priority is in improving outcomes for Portsmouth’s children and young people.

You will have a diploma or degree in social work and be registered with the Health & Care Professions Council.  You will also have experience of working in a social care setting and a good working knowledge of theory and legislation including the Children act 89/04 amongst others.

Closing date & time: 4.00pm on the 25th January 2019.

Applications received after this may not be considered

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.

How to apply

You can apply by post or email. Please see the 'How to apply' document below.