Schools Social Worker - pilot project- Swindon

Hoop Recruitment Limited

School Disabled Childrens

Schools Social Worker
Swindon County Borough Council
up to £35 per hour umbrella company
Contract until July 2021

As part of the social workers in school pilot project Swindon are looking to recruit a social worker with experience of working with disabled children to be placed within a special educational needs provision. This is a contract up until the end of the academic year of July 2021 and we expect social workers to commit until this date.

This is an exciting opportunity for you to work as a Social Worker as part of a Schools Project, working with the Department for Education who are piloting the programme. This is an innovative programme partnering closely with schools, Swindon Borough Council rated as good in its latest Ofsted Inspection in 2019, is proud to be one of only 20 Local Authorities in the Country to be able to take part in this initiative. The project will offer skilled Social Workers the opportunity to gain valuable and unique experience and skills and work in a role which will shape future services and make a real impact on the lives of young people and families across the town. You will be based within a School setting, supporting designated safeguarding leads, and educational and pastoral colleagues in safeguarding children and young people.

To apply for this role you will need to be a registered Social Worker with Social Work England. Ideally you will hold a DBS on the update service and be able to supply 3 years of references.

Contact Sarah Leigh at Hoop Recruitment on 02922 400519 for more information.