Social Worker- Childrens Special Needs

Location Swindon
Salary £33.00 - £35.51 per hour
An exciting opportunity has arisen to work as a Social Worker as part of a Schools Project, working with the Department for Education who are piloting the programme. There is one vacancy within a Special Needs Education Setting. We are looking for social workers that have experience of working with children with disabilities. We will consider both locum social workers and anyone who may wish to undertake the role on a permanent basis. An immediate start is preferable. This is an innovative programme partnering closely with schools, Swindon Borough Council rated as good in its latest Ofsted Inspection in 2019, is proud to be one of only 20 Local Authorities in the Country to be able to take part in this initiative. The project will offer skilled Social Workers the opportunity to gain valuable and unique experience and skills and work in a role which will shape future services and make a real impact on the lives of young people and families across the town. You will be based within a School setting, supporting designated safeguarding leads, and educational and pastoral colleagues in safeguarding children and young people.