Advanced Social Workers – Single Point of Contact incl. MASH

We have a number of exciting opportunities for Social Workers to join our new Single Point of Contact.  In March 2018, Croydon launched their Single Point of Contact, creating a single front door for residents and agencies to contact where children and young people are at risk of harm or whether they require support in agreeing an Early Help offer.  The service is made up of staff from the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH): Metropolitan Police, Croydon NHS Health Services, Community Safety, Education and Youth Engagement and Early Help.

Our offer to you….

Grade 14 (£43,590 – £45,585)*

* In addition to the annual salary there will be a welcome payment of £3,000 (paid at 6 months with a 24 month tie in) and a further £3,000 retention package (£1,500 to be paid at 12 months and £1,500 to be paid at 20 months service)

Plus………

Relocation package

31 days’ annual leave

Development opportunities

Support practitioners in undertaking Practice Educator training

Laptop/Phone with agile work practices

A pension scheme with an average employer contribution of 20%

A core skills training & Learning Development programme

Overall, what makes Croydon special is our people – both within the council and throughout the borough. Our diverse population has made Croydon a thriving cultural hub, it also makes it a truly unique environment in which to work and practice social work.

If you would like an informal conversation about these roles please contact Kamilah McCalman (Team Manager) or Jen Houghton (Service Manager) on 0208 255 2888.

To apply for this role, please email your CV and supporting statement to quoting MASH ADV SW to socialworkjobs@croydon.gov.uk

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