Social Worker LAC Permanence Team East

  • Job Reference: LA4391
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2020
  • Employer: North Yorkshire County Council
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  • Location: Scarborough, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £30,451 to £35,745
  • Bonus/Benefits: Flexible working/ work from home
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

Social Worker LAC Permanence Team East 

Grade: J-K
Salary: £30,451 to £35,745 per annum pro rata 
Location: North Yorkshire House - Scarborough. The service very much promotes flexible working with the ability to work remotely from other bases, as well as working from home. 
Contract: Full-time (37 hours) and permanent

We are looking for experienced or newly qualified Social Workers to join our highly regarded and consistently high performing children’s social care team.

Are you an experienced social worker who wants practice in a strength based way with families? Think outside the (tick) box and work in a creative and innovative way to make a difference to children and their families? 
We have fantastic opportunities for dedicated social workers to be part of an organisation that is at the forefront of Children’s Social Work and continues to influence the rest of the country through our ambitious and forward-thinking ways of working. 
As a Partner in Practice, we are leading the way in social work with children and their families; our work is child-centred and there is a longstanding, clearly embedded model of practice, based on building effective relationships with children, young people and families. 

You will receive a comprehensive programme to ensure new recruits have a thorough induction, receive ongoing support from managers and have the opportunity to progress in your career.
“Working for NYCC as a social worker is a fantastic career. We are a team that advocates for the young people we support and make every effort to encourage the young people and families we work with to hope and to heal.” - Social Worker 
The East Coast benefits from excellent road and rail links including easy access from the A1, A19 and A64, making Teesside, York, Hull and Selby all easily commutable.

We welcome any interested applicants to contact Team Manager Helen Healey at or by phone on 07929 828194.

We're proud to support the Local Government Association's Return to Social Work programme, offering former social workers free training so they can return to social work.


We welcome ASYE applications for our positions.

We welcome individuals looking to relocate, for further information see our  Relocation Policy (pdf / 180 KB).

Key dates

  • Closing date: 24 September 2020
  • Shortlist date: 25 September 2020
  • Interview date: 9 October 2020

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