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Social Worker (Experienced level) - Adolescent Team
  • Employer: Medway Council
  • Reference: CSC465RJ
  • Published: Thu 11/11/2021, 11:50 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 28/11/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Up to £42,428 per annum inclusive of market premia
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Chatham, Kent, Kent

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Social Worker (Experienced level) - Adolescent Team


As a social worker in our Adolescent Team, you will be working alongside youth mentors and early help workers to deliver intensive interventions designed to safeguard and protect vulnerable young people facing a range of difficulties and challenges.

Reporting directly to a Team Manager, you will benefit from regular individual and group supervision.  You will also be supported to develop your skills and expertise at every stage of your career.

A relevant social work qualification together with Social Work England registration is essential. You should also have a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience and are passionate and committed to helping us achieve our vision for all children, young people and families in Medway.

In return for your commitment, we are proud to offer an excellent benefits package including a market premia payment of £2,500 per annum (paid in 12 equal payments) and a retention payment of £3,000 per annum (paid after 1 year’s continuous service with Medway).

For an informal discussion please contact Kelly Cogger, Head of Service for First Response on 01634 335618 or Sarah Featherstone, Group Manager on 01634 334173 or email

Please click on the ‘Apply Online’ button.  Alternatively email your cv with a covering letter to, quoting reference CSC465RJ

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All applications will be reviewed once the advert has closed.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview via Microsoft Teams.

This post is subject to an enhanced Children’s DBS check.

Candidates must have a valid driving licence for use in the UK and have access to a vehicle for work purposes.