Do you want to be part of a dynamic frontline service and take a lead in shaping a positive future for Birmingham’s children and young people?
Birmingham Children’s Trust continues to go from strength to strength. We are the largest provider of social care services for children, young people and families in the country. Our goal is to become a centre of excellence for all our workforce.
Working in the Trust gives you the opportunity to acquire a diverse set of professional experiences; and exceptional professional development. You will have a manageable caseload, which is underpinned by strong and secure management and key professional networks.
Join us and you will be able to ‘do the job you came into social work to do’. We are an independent organisation, which enables us to focus, single-mindedly on the safety and welfare of children and young people across the city. As well as focusing on your welfare and wellbeing too.
You will work within our relationship-based, trauma informed family-led practice model. We will be confident in your social work practice and be able to make informed decisions. You will be a highly skilled assessor who understands statutory requirements, as well as implementing, monitoring and reviewing children’s wellbeing and play a key role within multi-agency meetings.
There has never been a better time to join Birmingham Children’s Trust and build on your career.
Working within the Children with Disabilities service you will use your knowledge and experience to support disabled children to achieve their aspirations and become as independent as they can be.
Our vision is to build a Trust that provides excellent social work and family support for and with the city’s most vulnerable children, young people and families.
You will be a passionate, motivated and committed Senior Social Worker who has completed their ASYE and has core and valuable previous experience within Children Services.
You will be able to build effective relationships, carry out in-depth assessments, be confident in partnership working with children, families and professionals, enabling their full participation in assessment, planning, review and decision making.
You will be able to work independently and be a key team player and be able to support less experienced social workers and students in your team.
You must hold a recognised social work qualification and have current active registration with Social Work England.
About Us…..why we are different as a Trust….
We know and understand that being a social worker is hard work and challenging at times, that’s why we reward you with a very attractive employment offer and excellent benefits.
Alongside regular supervision, access to training and shared learning, mental health and well-being support, we offer a wider range of benefits available including competitive rewards and pension, a generous annual leave package with 29 days leave plus bank holidays; ‘Golden hello’, Retention payment from day 1 of joining for first two years of service and our recently launched Salary Sacrifice Car Leasing Scheme; to name a few. To find out more click HERE
If you would like to be part of our passionate and dedicated social work team and are committed to continuous improvement, then don’t hesitate and apply today.
If you need more information about working for us; email our in-house recruitment team at Paula.Carr@birminghamchildrenstrust.co.uk
You must have completed your ASYE to apply for this vacancy.
How to apply
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