International Children's Social Worker

Location Barry
Job type Permanent
Salary £30,451 - 38,890 per year
Reference 169366

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading and award winning recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated International Children’s Social Worker to work full-time based in Barry.

The salary for this permanent International Children’s Social Worker job is £30,451 - £38,890 (depending on qualification and experience) per annum, plus a £5,000 annual uplift dependant on service posted to.


  • Provide a direct social work service to children, young people and their families/carers, in line with the relevant legislation, guidance, regulations and national standards

  • Provide a consistent and quality service to all service users, families and carers

  • Work in partnership with service users, families/carers, other professionals and agencies both internally and externally

  • Promote and represent positively the work of the Directorate with all partner agencies

  • Undertake service user assessments including assessments of need and assessments of risk, in line with Directorate and national standards

  • Undertake case planning and reviewing responsibilities in line with Directorate and national standards

  • Take responsibility for ensuring the flexible use of all available resources to meet identified service user need within agreed Divisional parameters including budget

  • Attend all relevant meetings, reviews and court hearings, producing reports, giving evidence verbally and in writing as required, and to, at all times, represent the Directorate in a professional manner

  • Maintain accurate and up to date social care records, both electronically and on hard files, including ICS, in relation to each child or young person in line with Directorate policy

  • Provide information and prepare reports for the Operational Manager or Team Manager as required

  • Professionally manage a caseload consistent with responsibilities and grade

  • Participate fully in professional supervision consistent with the Directorate Supervision Policy and Workload Management Policy

  • Maintain Social Work Registration with the Care Council for Wales

Requirements of the International Children’s Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work

  • Current Social Care Wales registration

  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Children’s Services

  • Be aware of and have an understanding of all relevant legislation, guidance, policy and procedures, good practice guidelines, national standards and the principles of Best Value


This International Children’s Social Worker job is advertised by Hannah Rutter; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.