This job is no longer available
2 posts 37 hours per week
£26,276 - £34,549
(Dependent on experience and ability to meet requirements of local competency based progression scheme) plus essential car user allowance
Following a restructure of the service we are now looking for two enthusiastic people to work with us, at least one of which must have a recognised professional social work qualification. Previous experience of case management in a similar service would be an advantage and you will need to have a relevant degree/NVQ 4/professional qualification as well as experience working in a relevant agency such as youth justice, police, probation, children’s services etc. You will manage your own caseload undertake assessments, construct & implement interventions with children, young people and families; prepare reports for the criminal courts, and monitor adherence to interventions and statutory court orders in order to reduce the risk of offending, re-offending and/or harm to themselves or to the public. Some evening and weekend work will be required.
For any informal enquiries please contact Verity Southwell or Dave Collins Operations Managers on 01582 547900.
Apply now online at www.luton.gov.uk/jobs if you experience problems applying online, please call (01582) 546621 during office hours. Please quote appropriate reference number.
Closing date: 20 July 2012.
The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
We value equality because quality services need the best people - from the whole community.