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Vacancies in children's social care

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Working with children, young people or vulnerable adults

Vacancies in children's social careOur recruitment and selection procedures are designed to safeguard children, young people and vulnerable adults by ensuring that only suitable appointments are made.

Before applying for a position you should read our information for applicants working with children, young people and vulnerable adults. 

Registering with the Health and Care Professions Council

To practice as a social worker, you must be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Things to remember:

  • You must keep your registration up-to-date and the HCPC will contact you before it expires

  • It is your responsibility to ensure that your registration is maintained to continue working legally as a social worker.

  • When a DBS re-check is carried out, the HCPC register will also be checked.


We offer excellent salaries and a range of other benefits for social workers. As of April 2018, our salary rates are as follows:

  • newly qualified social workers £34,300
  • social workers £35,771 to £37,650
  • senior social workers £39,697 to £41,601
  • advanced practitioners £45,386 to £47,305
  • team managers £49,199 to £51,117.

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