Qualified Social Worker – First Response Team

Social Care
£28 to £32 Per Hour
Contract Type:
Full Time

Northamptonshire County Council are looking for 3 x Social Workers to join the First Response Team based between John Dryden House & the Criminal Justice Centre (duty)

The role is within a busy duty and assessment team. A minimum of 2 years’ experience within a duty team is essential. Evidenced skills and experience in S47 investigations, completing Single assessments, Risk management, LAC process, and Public law applications is essential for this role.

It is also essential that the successful candidate is a car owner and driver with a clean driving licence. Candidates will be required to be mobile as new generation working is in effect, as well as travelling around a large county.

It is desirable to be able to work as part of a team and be able to work on own initiative but with support for case direction given by Practice managers. 


  • QSW with strong Child Protection experience.

  • Strong assessment skills - single, risk etc

  • Experience within court and care proceedings.

  • Ability to work at a fast pace and under pressure.

  • Must be a car driver.

Start Date

For more information please contact Amy on 01992 513777 (Option 3) or by email Amy.Maher@evergoodassociates.co.uk