Residential Social Worker (4085)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Fixed term contract

Salary See description

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1419988

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Residential Social Worker (4085) based in Belfast.


Residential Social Worker (4085)

Location: Children’s House

Contract type: Fixed term

Hours: 37

Salary: £23,545 – £31,833

About Barnardo’s

At Barnardo’s we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.

Barnardo’s is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo’s.

Our basis and values

Children’s House believes that every child deserves a family.  We achieve this by providing a safe and secure environment for primary school aged children who have suffered maltreatment, developmental trauma and multiple placement disruption. 

As part of an integrated service we work to  ensure that the children feel safe, happy and secure and grow towards a successful move to foster care. 

As part of the team we will offer the successful applicant the following;

  • On-site support and guidance
  • Ongoing clinical support
  • Training in Trauma Informed Practice
  • Training in Sensory Informed Practice
  • Training in Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy Level 1

*Starting salary is generally at the beginning of the pay band however, further consideration will be given to exceptional candidates

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing Date:17 June 2019

Interview Date: Tuesday 25 June 2019

PLEASE NOTE: Owing to continued service development we will hold a Reserve List of successful candidates for a range of fixed term posts. 

Applications will be considered from Social Work students who will qualify this year.

Shortlisted candidates should expect to be notified by email on Friday 21st June.