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Recruitment Opportunity – Social Worker-Adolescent Pod -Brighton & Hove

Brighton and Hove City Council are currently recruiting and have a Social Worker post within the Adolescent Pod. The Adolescent Pod works with young people between the ages of 11 and 17 who are experiencing exploitation and are at risk of entering care or custody. The team comprises of 8 Social Workers, each holding a caseload of between 8 and 10 young people. As a Social Worker, this role affords you the time and resources necessary to work directly and intensively with young people and their families, creating innovative packages of support, intervention and care that are tailored to meet individual needs. Providing the opportunity to specialise in working with adolescents, the team is collocated with wider services, including Family Therapists, Criminal Justice and Health staff.

For an informal discussion, please contact James Houghton 01273 296169

https://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/content/jobs/council-jobs/job-details?id=QLCFK026203F3VBQB8N8MQW8P&nPostingID=3036&nPostingTargetID=7447&mask=extsite&lg=UK

Closing date for applications 20th September 2017 Interviews 28th September 2017