7292 Residential Social Worker - Children's House
As part of an integrated service we work closely with our colleagues in Barnardo's Fostering to ensure the next move is the last.
We are seeking applications from people who enjoy being creative, who like to step into messy and sometimes chaotic situations to find a way through, often in the face of trauma, abuse and family dysfunction.
You will need to be innovative, authentic, passionate and a brave advocate, speaking out for children, even if your voice trembles.
In return for your commitment we offer:
- On-site support and guidance
- Ongoing clinical support
- Training in Trauma Informed Practice
- Training in Sensory Informed Practice
- Access to accredited training programmes e.g. TCI, DPP
Salary: FTE £27,772 - £31,990 (Sleep In Allowance of £62.64)
The starting salary for this post reflects the complex, residential nature of the work.
Candidates will need to be qualified Social Workers who have completed their AYE and who are currently registered with the NISCC.
Candidates must also be able to drive and have a valid driving licence or alternatively be able to demonstrate how they can meet the mobility requirements of the post.
Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.
c/o NI Regional Office
542-544 Upper Newtownards Road
Location: Children's House
Contract type: Fixed term
End date: 31 December 2021
Hours: 37 - Shift basis, including evenings and weekends
Salary: £27,772 - £31,990
Closing Date: 1 November 2020
Interview Date: TBC