Senior Social Worker – Childrens Social Work
Devon County Council
We are always looking for experienced practioners. As a Senior Social Worker you will have responsibility for the delivery of high quality social work services through a child’s journey, in a specific team and location – from initial response to permanence and transition. An experienced, qualified and HCPC registered social worker, you understand the child’s experience and use your exceptional assessment skills to predict parental capacity to change.
Devon might have an image as a pastrol idyll, but in reality there are many people in need who we strive to help. In the county we have:
3,425 children in receipt of a social work service
684 children in care
450 children subject to child protection plans
243 families supported by Devon’s Troubled Families Programme
Here at Devon County Council we are proud of the high quality of our work with children, young people and their families. We are committed to:
Fulfilling children and young peoples’ mental, physical, social and emotional needs
Ensuring that children are the focus of our work and their voices must be central and heard in the work we do
Ensuring that outcomes meet the children's safeguarding needs
Careers in children and families
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