Location: Home-based (covering South Coast)
Salary: £32,450 p.a
[£29,700 (salary) + £750 (HW Allowance) + £1,500 (OOH Allowance) + £500 (Placements Allowance) + £3613 (LW Allowance, if appl.)]
Contract type: Permanent (35 hours per week)
Hours: 35 hours per week
Closing Date: 04/05/2021
Interview Date: 12/05/2021
Travelling for team meetings and safeguarding meetings as required
Duty Social Worker - Main Responsibilities:
Duty Social Worker - Essential Requirements:
The overall purpose of the Duty Social Worker is to provide Co-ordination of the placement service offered to Local Authorities.
An Enhanced DBS disclosure is also required, and this will be requested for you by TACT.
The successful candidate will participate on the out of hours’ rota and will receive an out of hours’ allowance payment of £1,500 per annum plus £500 per annum for placements.
Working from Home
TACT is a homebased workforce. We recognise the benefits that flexible home working creates for both the employer and the employee.
You will be required to attend team meetings in London or another locality identified every other month.
As a remote working organisation we are committed to work with our staff to enable consistent inclusion and engagement across the organisation to ensure the optimum standards of service for our carers and children.
The Duty Social Worker will be eligible for TACT's excellent benefits package which includes:
Closing: Wednesday, 5th May 2021
Interviews: Wednesday, 12th May 2021 (via video-call)
Safeguarding is everyone’s business and TACT believe that only the people with the right skills and values should work in social work. As part of TACT’s commitment to safeguarding, we properly examine the skills, experience, qualifications and values of potential staff in relation to our work with vulnerable young children. We use rigorous and consistent recruitment approaches to help safeguard TACT’s young people. All our staff are expected to work in line with TACT’s safeguarding policies.
TACT does not accept unsolicited CVs from external recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.
Previous applicants in last 6 months need not to apply.
TACT reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.
Full details and application documents here
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