Essex County Council

  • Basildon, UK
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Colchester, UK
Social Worker - Family Support & Protection, North EssexPermanent, Full Time£36,101 to £48,622 per annum Location: Clacton on SeaWorking Style: Closing Date: 29th May 2024Essex County Council understand how important flexibility and wellbeing is for our colleagues working across children's Social Care and that we need to think differently. We have therefore developed a for full time frontline Social Workers within Children’s services. Join our Family Support and Protection (FS&P) teams dedicated to supporting families facing complex, long-term issues. We collaborate with families needing extended interventions, particularly when children are under child protection plans or require alternative care arrangements. Our approach involves building strong relationships and employing systemic and strengths-based methods to guide families towards positive change while managing risks. Key responsibilities include: Assessing complex social care needs and devising support plans for...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Clacton-on-Sea, UK
Adults Social Worker - Learning Disability & AutismPermanent, Full Time£36,101 to £48,622 per annumLocation: Colchester & TendringWorking Style: Interviews will be held on 24th June 2024. With us, you can achieve more – for yourself as well as the vulnerable adults you work to support. We’re always looking for new ways to deliver even better services, Social Workers play an integral role in our preventative approach to Social Care. We encourage our multi-disciplinary teams to share their ideas and experience. We work together to get things done. Bring your positive, proactive attitude, and we’ll empower you to make the most of your experience within Essex County Council (ECC) Adult Social Care services. About the Role In North Essex we have an exciting opportunity for a Social Worker to join the Learning Disability and Autism team. Our key aim currently is to support a positive life course for those we work with, this includes the social care journey. As a team we have been...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Chelmsford, UK
Private Fostering Social workerPermanent, Full Time£36,101 to £48,622 per annumLocation: ChelmsfordWorking Style: Closing Date: 4th June 2024The Private Fostering Team offers a countywide service and is based in County Hall Chelmsford. In Essex County Council we are “Serious about Social Work”. Having won the Best Social Work Employer of the Year Award 2018 and been awarded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted this is an exciting time to join us. As if that wasn’t enough, Essex has also been announced as a Partner in Practice by the Department of Education, and the Essex Social Care Academy (ESCA) is the only Local Authority team in the country to be accredited by BASW as a CPD provider. We have invested in our workforce and created a positive environment for our social workers to make a difference and achieve change for our most vulnerable children and families through direct relationship-based social work practice. We have supported our staff to have an understanding of systemic theoretical...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Colchester, UK
Social Worker - Children with Disabilities, North EssexPermanent, Full Time£34,712 to £46,751 per annumLocation: ColchesterWorking Style: Closing Date: 26th May 2024 Unlocking Opportunities for You: Join Our Social Care Team! At Essex County Council, we value our colleagues' well-being and recognise the importance of flexibility in the demanding field of children's Social Care. That's why we're excited to introduce an innovative approach to work-life balance: the nine-day working fortnight, designed specifically for full-time frontline Social Workers within Children’s services. A Glimpse into Our World: Children with Disabilities Our Children and Young People with Disabilities Service is on a mission to empower children and young adults up to 25 years old who have special educational needs and/or disabilities, along with their families. We operate from offices strategically located in Basildon, Chelmsford, Colchester, and Harlow, ensuring accessibility and convenience for all....
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Basildon, UK
Senior Social Worker - Dual DiagnosisPermanent, Full Time or Part Time£45,217 to £54,395 per annum (FTE)Location: South EssexWorking Style: Full time or part time applications (minimum 3 days per week) can be considered, along with flexible working arrangements. The advertised salary will be pro rata'd for part time hours.Senior Social Workers are passionate in demonstrating expert and effective practice ability in complex situations. Managing your own complex caseload, as well as supporting colleagues with theirs, you’ll be a source of specialist advice and enable the mitigation of high levels of risk. You’ll also bring your professional expertise to contribute to the development of practice standards and our four key principles of prevention, early intervention, enablement and safeguarding. You will work at the forefront of our community mental health treatment teams in the south Essex area providing EPUT’s secondary mental health services. You will also provide specialist mental...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Chelmsford, UK
Adults Social Worker - Mental Health & WellbeingPermanent, Full Time£36,101 to £48,622 per annumLocation: CountywideWorking Style: The Team We provide early intervention support to the residents of Essex with their mental wellbeing within a social context. We provide direct support to improve people’s mental health to meet their outcomes, build confidence, coping strategies and resilience. Joining the Mental Health Wellbeing team at Essex means you will be working in a supportive and innovative environment enabling you to develop your own ideas to make meaningful changes to the service user’s lives. Working with community groups, family and carers you will ensure advocacy for people with Mental Health difficulties. This role enables you to build meaningful relationships with service users and make a difference in their lives. The team will be countywide community based with a mixture of working from home, local office-based working and working directly with adults in community...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Chelmsford, UK
Adults Social Worker - Learning Disabilities & AutismPermanent, Full Time£36,101 to £48,622 per annumLocation: Chelmsford, Braintree & MaldonWorking Style: We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Social Worker’s (NQSW’s). The starting salary for a NQSW completing the ASYE programme is £33,885 per annum, rising to £36,101 per annum upon successful completion of the programme. With us, you can achieve more – for yourself as well as the vulnerable adults you work to support. We’re always looking for new ways to deliver even better services, Social Workers play an integral role in our preventative approach to Social Care. We encourage our multi-disciplinary teams to share their ideas and experience. We work together to get things done. Bring your positive, proactive attitude, and we’ll empower you to make the most of your experience within Essex County Council (ECC) Adult Social Care services. The Team The LD & Autism team strives to improve outcomes for people with...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Chelmsford, UK
Adults Social Worker - Mid EssexPermanent, Full Time£36,101 to £48,622 per annumLocation: Chelmsford, Braintree & MaldonWorking Style: Why Join Us? With us, you can achieve more – for yourself as well as the vulnerable adults you work to support. We’re always looking for new ways to deliver even better services, Social Workers play an integral role in our preventative approach to Social Care. We encourage our multi-disciplinary teams to share their ideas and experience. We work together to get things done. Bring your positive, proactive attitude, and we’ll empower you to make the most of your experience within Essex County Council (ECC) Adult Social Care services. Whatever you want to achieve in your social care career, you can do it here. Visit our to find out more about ECC's Adult Social Care services. What We Offer We’ll support you to be your best… Training and development to empower you from our award-winning Essex Social Care Academy.With us you can make your career work...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Harlow, UK
Senior Social Worker - Learning Disabilities & AutismPermanent, Full Time£45,217 to £54,395 per annumLocation: Harlow, Epping & UttlesfordWorking Style: Please note this vacancy is also available as a secondment opportunity for up to 24 monthsThe Team The LD & Autism team strives to improve outcomes for people with learning disabilities and/or autism through the work we do, we are a supportive team and work with the person at the centre of everything we do. Working with community groups, family and carers you will ensure advocacy for people with learning disability and/or autism. We take a person-centred approach to practice and support adults with achieving their goals and ambitions, while also meeting their social care needs. This is achieved through direct work, multi-disciplinary approaches, collaboration and building local community links. Joining a LD & Autism team at Essex means you will be working in a supportive and innovative environment enabling you to...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Basildon, UK
Adults Social Worker - South EssexPermanent, Full Time£36,101 to £48,622 per annumLocation: Basildon & surrounding areasWorking Style: We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Social Worker’s (NQSW’s). The starting salary for a NQSW completing the ASYE programme is £33,885 per annum, rising to £36,101 per annum upon successful completion of the programme. Why Join Us? With us, you can achieve more – for yourself as well as the vulnerable adults you work to support. We’re always looking for new ways to deliver even better services, Social Workers play an integral role in our preventative approach to Social Care. We encourage our multi-disciplinary teams to share their ideas and experience. We work together to get things done. Bring your positive, proactive attitude, and we’ll empower you to make the most of your experience within Essex County Council (ECC) Adult Social Care services. Whatever you want to achieve in your social care career, you can do it here. What We Offer...
23 May, 2024
Essex County Council Colchester, UK
Social Worker- Assessment & Intervention, North EssexSecondment, Full Time£34,712 to £46,751 per annumLocation: ColchesterWorking Style: Closing Date: 30th May 2024 Exciting Opportunities for Social Workers in Children's Services at Essex County Council! We currently have a Secondment/Fixed-Term opportunity for 9 months working for the Assessment and Intervention North Team. At Essex County Council, we believe in redefining the way we approach social care to prioritise flexibility and wellbeing for our dedicated colleagues working on the frontline of Children's Services. Introducing our innovative nine-day working fortnight for full-time Social Workers, because we understand the importance of a healthy work-life balance. Why Choose Children and Families at Essex County Council? Join a dynamic and supportive environment where social work thrives! Our Children and Families service is built on a foundation of collaboration, integrity, and compassion. We're committed to promoting...