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Social Worker/Senior Social Worker - CWD

  • Employer: London Borough of Hillingdon
  • Reference: SC00371
  • Published: Fri 26/11/2021, 5:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 10/12/2021, 5:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36
  • Salary: £34884 - £43860 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Hillingdon

About us

Hillingdon Council: Putting our Residents first.

About the role

We are looking for an experienced, knowledgeable, skilled social worker who wants to invest their energy into achieving better and better outcomes for our children and their families every day. You will be joining our dedicated Children's With Disabilities team.

About you

We are looking for Social Workers who have children's rights inscribed in their hearts and children's aspirations focused in their minds. We are looking for experienced, knowledgeable, skilled social workers who want to invest their energy into achieving better outcomes for our children and their families every day. 

  • You must have a Social Work qualification
  • You must have at least 12 months' postgraduate experience and completed your ASYE, where applicable
  • You must be able to evidence a commitment to your own development since qualification
  • You must be registered with Social Work England
  • Previous experience working in a Children With Disabilities service is desirable

What we offer

We offer a range of Company benefits. These vary according to the business area and role but may include:

  • local government average salary pension scheme
  • free parking (4 days a week) if based at the Civic Centre
  • a 36-hour week for all full-time staff
  • generous holiday entitlement: a minimum 25 days a year (plus bank holidays), rising to 28 days after five years' service. For more senior positions holiday entitlements can rise to a maximum of 36 days
  • career breaks
  • flexible working hours
  • season ticket loan
  • access to a Credit Union
  • access to a wide range of training and courses
  • discount on a variety of Adult Education courses run by the Council
  • payment of professional fees where these are required
  • discounts at council-owned leisure centres and swimming pools at Hillingdon (Uxbridge), Queensmead (South Ruislip), Highgrove (Ruislip) and Botwell Green (Hayes)
  • cycle purchase scheme
  • car sharing scheme
  • 30% discount on green fees at council-owned golf courses

Additional information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.

  • Employer: London Borough of Hillingdon
  • Reference: SC00371
  • Published: Fri 26/11/2021, 5:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 10/12/2021, 5:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36
  • Salary: £34884 - £43860 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Hillingdon