Social Worker – Safeguarding

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Are you an experienced social worker who wants practice in a strength based way with families? Think outside the (tick) box and work in a creative and innovative way to make a difference to children and their families?

We have fantastic opportunities for dedicated social workers to be part of an organisation that is at the forefront of Children’s Social Work and continues to influence the rest of the country through our ambitious and forward-thinking ways of working.

As a Partner in Practice, we are leading the way in social work with children and their families; our work is child-centred and there is a longstanding, clearly embedded model of practice, based on building effective relationships with children, young people and families.
You will receive a comprehensive programme to ensure new recruits have a thorough induction, receive ongoing support from managers and have the opportunity to progress in your career.

“Working for NYCC as a social worker is a fantastic career. We are a team that advocates for the young people we support and make every effort to encourage the young people and families we work with to hope and to heal.” – Social Worker
Interested in joining our team?

We would love to speak to you about the opportunities available, visit our dedicated campaign site for more information and how to apply:
We welcome an informal discussion if you would like more information on this role, please contact Team Manager Amie Templeman on 01609 534124 or by email:

We’re proud to support the Local Government Association’s Return to Social Work programme, offering former social workers free training so they can return to social work.

Key dates
Closing date: 11.59pm 19th July 2020
Interview date: 29th July 2020

We welcome ASYE applications for our Scarborough position.
Enhanced Level DBS Disclosure is required for appointment to this post.
NYCC are committed to directly recruiting staff and will not accept applications nor services from agency suppliers in respect of our vacancies.

We are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community and aim to have a workforce reflecting this diversity. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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