Principal Social Worker
  • Employer: Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: CSC/20/133436
  • Published: Tue 15/09/2020, 12:05 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 29/10/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade L SCP 42+43 £45,859 to £46,845 per annum
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Bootle, Merseyside

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Principal Social Worker

Principal Social Worker

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We are looking for a 2nd Principal Social Worker to support frontline practice and drive service improvement through quality assurance, learning and workforce development.

As the Principal Social Worker, you will have a critical role within the senior management team, ensuring feedback from the social work frontline is heard by managers and partners at all levels; implementing the Sefton Workforce Development Strategy; and identifying and developing improvements to social work practice and expertise at all levels.

Leading across Children’s Services, working with social workers, as well as others involved in face to face practice, to identify opportunities to improve the impact of all our work with children and young people and those that care for them.

What we’re looking for:

An experienced social worker registered with the HCPC who can demonstrate through qualifications and experience that they can effectively carry out the duties of the post.

Should you have any questions about this post before applying, please call Nicola Horn on

07792 676142

Interview Date is scheduled for 6th November 2020.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CV’s (unless specified on the advert). Please fully complete the online application form.

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