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Newly Qualified Social Workers – Covid Pop Up Team – Mid Essex

Newly Qualified Social Workers – Covid Pop Up Team – Mid Essex


Full Time

£28,592 Per Annum

Location: Chelmsford

Closing Date: 11th July 2021


Are you looking to join an award winning ASYE programme? Would you like to play a part in the Covid 19 Equalisation process within the Children and Families function at Essex County Council?

If YES…then hit apply to make an application for these unique opportunities making sure that your CV and / or application shows your degree classification / predicted classification.


About Us

With us, you can achieve more – for yourself as well as those you work to support. We’re Serious about social work and are always looking for new ways to deliver an even better service, Social Workers play an integral role in our approach to Social Care. Bring your positive, proactive attitude, and we’ll empower you to make the most of your ASYE as a Newly Qualified Social Worker within Essex County Council (ECC).

About You

You will have a degree or Master’s in Social Care and be looking to start a career dealing within Children and Families. You’ll bring a positive attitude and willingness to learn and a passion to help others.

The role requires you to be mobile throughout a wider operational area including travelling around the county of Essex and beyond, potentially transporting service users and their belongings in an emergency. As such a driving licence and car or the ability to meet the mobility requirements of the role through other means is essential.


What we offer in return

For the first 12 months you will be part of a brand new concept team within the Family Support and Protection service, focusing on the Covid 19 Equalisation programme. The newly created concept teams form part of Essex County Council’s unique response to the additional demand, pressures and complexity, created by the on-going Covid19 pandemic. You will complete your ASYE before then moving onto a career within one of the many services within the Children and Families function with a post ASYE starting salary of £32,065 per annum.

We’ll support you to be to your best, with the resources, training, and development to empower you. You can kick start your career with a range of opportunities offered by our award-winning Essex Social Care Academy. And, with flexible working options and other lifestyle benefits, we’ll enable you to make the most of your life outside work, too.

Whatever you want to achieve in your social care career, you can do it here.