Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £29,909.00 - £36,153.00 gross per year
  • Southend-on-Sea


Do you want to work with a council with a forward thinking vision for improvement ?
This is a very exciting time to Join this Sunny Southern Borough Council! With a vision to improve the life of the people who work , live and visit Southend.
Southend-on-Sea is a culturally rich, vibrant place with its own personality and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. It is a stones throw away from London, with excellent transport links into the capital.

With its own airport, opportunities are ripe for continued investment in the Borough, and the Council is firmly focused on working in partnership with businesses and organisations to build the local economy.

Who doesn’t know the world-famous Southend pier? The popularity of the pier goes from strength to strength, with nearly 370,000 visitors last year contributing to over 7.5m visits to our wonderful Borough. The Council plans further investment in the pier and central seafront to ensure they remain key visitor attractions.

Along with award-winning parks, a vibrant shopping and night-time economy, not to mention numerous cultural and leisure facilities, Southend-on-Sea is a truly great place to be

You are needed to provide professional and comprehensive casework, to a caseload of children and young people, be responsible for case management and submission of written reports including statements and care plans for care proceedings in County and High Courts when required. You will: • provide an efficient and cost-effective service to children, young people and their families, ensuring that the needs of the children and their parents/carers are professionally assessed. • investigate, evaluate and analyse information on cases, demonstrating clarity of assessment, reliability of information, evidences conclusions and realistic action plans. • develop practice, that takes a holistic view of the individual, locating them in both their immediate and extended social circles, and having full regard to their overall development needs. • Ensure that all case management complies with the statutory requirements and the Council’s policies and procedures

If you have the same Passion and Commitment for improvement as my client, then we want to hear from you!
To be considered for this role you must;
Qualified Social Worker (registered with HCPC) for minimum of 3 years.
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Completion of ASYE
Experience of planning, implementing and reviewing social work practice
Experience of preparing and presenting case conference reports
Experience of reviewing care packages
Experience of planning, implementing and reviewing social work practice

Please send your CV in the First instance to

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