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Social Workers (including Senior Social Workers)

Vacancy Summary
North East Lincolnshire Council
NJC25 £28,785 - NJC31 £33,799
Grimsby, Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
27/02/2020 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

An exciting vacancy exists for a dedicated Social Worker within the North East Lincolnshire Council Fostering Service. The Service looks after children whom are placed in excess of 218 foster care households, which include family and friends.  

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Assessments of family and friends placements, assessments of potential foster carers
  • Monitoring and supporting fostering households, including holding annual household reviews
  • Supporting the delivery of training to foster carers, kinship carers

The successful applicant may also be required to complete court assessments, statements and represent the Local Authority within the court arena.

Knowledge of Fostering Service would be essential, and you will have post qualifying experience.

We will offer an excellent package of bespoke training to ensure your professional development is maintained to a high standard. We also offer the option of working using our compressed hour’s scheme.

For an informal discussion please contact Glynis Tinsley on 01472 325506 or email

Closing Date: Thursday 27th February 2020

How to apply
Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.
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