Swindon Borough Council

  • Swindon, UK
27 May, 2024
Swindon Borough Council Swindon, UK
“She listens to me. I don’t talk to people, but I can talk to her. She has helped me a lot” the words of one of the young people we work with.We’re making a real difference to the lives of the children and families we work with in Swindon. Join us and be part of that difference. About us Our social workers are supported, challenged and rewarded. Is it time you joined them? We’re looking for passionate people who are committed to doing the very best for our children and vulnerable families. Our excellent teams are small, work with manageable caseloads and have regular supervision. We’re proud to be one of only a handful of councils in the UK using the Family Safeguarding model – one of the great success stories of social work in the UK. To find out more about the Family Safeguarding Model, please click Its delivering real results and improving the professional day-to-day working experience of our social workers, who get to work more closely with all partners, ensuring better support...
27 May, 2024
Swindon Borough Council Swindon, UK
Here in Swindon we have a clear vision and plans to reduce the need for Children to come into our care with our new adolescent offer and edge of care work and we are continually working as a partnership to ensure or children are safe.We’re making a real difference to the lives of the children and families we work with in Swindon. About us We have now implemented the Family Safeguarding Model in 2022, a new multi-disciplinary approach that supports a whole-system change to child protection for children up to adolescence, focusing on supporting the needs of children and adults so that children can safely remain within their families. This is a great opportunity to join us now and be part of this pioneering work as we continue to learn from multi agency family work and support more families to look after their children in their families and wider communities. In addition, we have an established and growing our ASYE programme, linked to our Social Care & Leadership Academy,...
27 May, 2024
Swindon Borough Council Swindon, UK
At Swindon Borough Council, we are bold and ambitious in our plans, with a clear vision and direction for the future. Our status as one of the UK’s fastest growing towns is driving transformational change across our organisation, most significantly within our highly valued Adults’ Services teams.We’ve already taken huge strides forward with our journey for an integrated approach to children’s health, education support and social care and now we’re ready to move on to the next stage in our development. As we move forward, it is vital that everything we do and every service we provide is delivered in a robust way and is in line with national standards and protocols. Your next role We are seeking to recruit Experienced Social Workers to undertake the role Enquiry Manager. This entails ensuring that a robust and proportionate safeguarding enquiry is undertaken and that the person’s views, wishes and preferred outcomes remain at the centre of the process. We are interested to recruit...
27 May, 2024
Swindon Borough Council Swindon, UK
Here in Swindon we have a clear vision and plans to reduce the need for Children to come into our care with our new adolescent offer and edge of care work and we are continually working as a partnership to ensure our children are safe.We’re making a real difference to the lives of the children and families we work with in Swindon. About Us We have now implemented the Family Safeguarding Model in 2022, a new multi-disciplinary approach that supports a whole-system change to child protection for children up to adolescence, focusing on supporting the needs of children and adults so that children can safely remain within their families. This is a great opportunity to join us now and be part of this pioneering work as we continue to learn from multi agency family work and support more families to look after their children in their families and wider communities. In addition, we have an established and growing our ASYE programme, linked to our Social Care & Leadership Academy,...
27 May, 2024
Swindon Borough Council Swindon, UK
At Swindon Borough Council, we are bold and ambitious in our plans, with a clear vision and direction for the future. Our status as one of the UK’s fastest growing towns is driving transformational change across our organisation, most significantly within our highly valued Adults’ Services teams.We’ve already taken huge strides forward with our journey for an integrated approach to children’s health, education support and social care and now we’re ready to move on to the next stage in our development. As we move forward, it is vital that everything we do and every service we provide is delivered in a robust way and is in line with national standards and protocols. Your next role We are seeking to recruit Qualified Social Workers to undertake the role of Enquiry Officer. Within the adult Safeguarding team. This entails ensuring that a robust and proportionate safeguarding further information gathering process is undertaken and that the person’s views, wishes and preferred outcomes...
27 May, 2024
Swindon Borough Council Swindon, UK
At Swindon Borough Council, we are bold and ambitious in our plans, with a clear vision and direction for the future. Our status as one of the UK’s fastest growing towns is driving transformational change across our organisation, most significantly within our highly valued Adults’ Services teams.We’ve already taken huge strides forward with our journey for an integrated approach to children’s health, education support and social care and now we’re ready to move on to the next stage in our development. As we move forward, it is vital that everything we do and every service we provide is delivered in a robust way and is in line with national standards and protocols. Your next role We are seeking to recruit Advanced Social Workers to undertake the role of Enquiry manager. This entails ensuring that a robust and proportionate safeguarding enquiry are undertaken and that the person’s views, wishes and preferred outcomes remain at the centre of the process. We are interested to recruit...