West Berkshire has a rare opportunity to recruit a Qualified Senior Social Worker to join our Contact, Advice and Assessment Service (CAAS). About the roleThe senior social worker’s substantive...
We have exciting vacancies arising all the time in West Berkshire - it's a great place to work, with some amazing benefits. All current vacancies are listed below.
Step Up to Social Work
The Berkshire Regional Partnership has been successful in gaining funding for another cohort of Step Up to Social Work, for high achieving graduates who are thinking of a career change. Opportunities are available at each of the local authority partners within the partnership : Bracknell Forest Council (Lead Partner), Reading now known as Brighter Futures for Children, Slough Children's Services Trust and West Berkshire Council.
Step Up to Social Work is a 14 month post graduate intensive fulltime qualifying programme. The course will start in January 2020 as part of the 6th cohort funded by the Department for Education.
So what do I need to apply?
You will need to have experience of voluntary or paid work with children, young people and families and will need to demonstrate your maturity and emotional resilience.
A minimum 2:1 level 6 degree qualification in a different subject
Or a 2:2 honours degree plus a higher degree (level 7 or above)
Grade C or above GCSE English Language and Maths
Live in England
Application is through the Department of Education website and the application window is open from 4th February –18th March 2019
Contact, Advice and Assessment Service (CAAS) Successful applicants will benefit from:•£15k retention bonus, payable after 3 years in post•A 3 month sabbatical after 3 years in post...