Location: Hybrid – Horfield Bristol
Salary: £37,000 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Closing Date: 21 December 2023
Salary: c£37,000 per annum dependant on experience - Plus on call allowance.
Contract/Hours: Permanent Full- time 37hrs per week.
Location: Hybrid – Horfield Bristol - You will be expected to travel around the Southwest, but we do offer the flexibility to work from home on occasions.
Please note we are unable to offer sponsorship for this role.
Vulnerable children in the UK need your help.
Wherever you work in the Action for Children family, you'll be helping to change the lives of the most vulnerable children in the UK.
Last year, we helped more than 670,000 children and families across the UK. From direct work in communities to national campaigning, we are focused on making sure every child has a safe and happy childhood, and the foundations they need to thrive.
Why Action for Children?
Working here is more than a job. Everyone in the Action for Children family is passionate about protecting and supporting children. It's the sense of purpose that drives us every single day. Because we know that, when we work together, we can make a huge difference to bring lasting improvements to vulnerable children's lives.
Action for Children does what's right, does what's needed and does what works for children in the UK. Every year, our team changes the lives of thousands of children.
A bit about the role
Our three linked services, Fostering Southwest, Fostering Southwest Peninsula and Family Breaks Devon provide high quality foster families to vulnerable children and young people working closely with nearby Action for Children Services.
We offer the highest standard of care-providing carers with excellent training, supervision, and support to achieve the best outcomes for the young people we look after. We strive to provide a good quality of care, always ensuring the young people are the centre of our approach.
We are looking for an outstanding Fostering Social Worker who can support placements in the Southwest of England.
How you'll help to create brighter futures.
Let's talk about you.
Working here is so much more than a job. Whether this is a career change for you or the next step in your journey, we'd love to hear from you.
Good to know.
There are five sections to complete: Personal Details, CV, Supporting Statement & Information, Equality & Diversity, Submission & Declaration.
Contact: Recruitment Partner David Simpson on 01923 361732 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for any further information.
Diversity, equality, and inclusion
At Action for Children, we're dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. We actively encourage applications from Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic, and disabled candidates as they are under-represented within Action for Children. We want to take deliberate and purposeful action to ensure equal opportunity to all groups in society and for Action for Children.
Male staff are under-represented within our Children Service roles. We would like to encourage more male applicants for our Children Service roles.
Don't meet every single requirement?
If you're excited about this role ad qualified as a social worker but your experience doesn't align perfectly with the job description, we'd love you to apply anyway. You might just be the perfect person for this role, or another role within the Action for Children family.
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