Social Worker - Access Team

Location Gloucestershire
Job type Permanent
Salary £43,876 per year
Contact Jenifer Watts
Call Jenifer
Reference 167022

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency has a job based in South Gloucestershire for a Social Worker to work within the Access Team.

The salary for this permanent Social Worker job is £43,876 per annum.

The postholder will be office based and will be triaging referrals coming into the team regarding children & young people with welfare concerns.


  • Applying threshold for Universal Service, Early Help and Social Care in a rapid and timely manner
  • Dealing with professionals and parents daily by telephone

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Be a qualified social worker with relevant registration to practice and a good understanding of asset and strengths based approaches to social work
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Children’s Services
  • Be a problem solver, confident about making important decisions, underpinned by a genuine passion to work collaboratively with children, young people and families to meet their goals and aspirations 
  • Welcome challenge and embrace change and be innovative, positive and dedicated
  • Be well versed in dealing with professionals and parents daily by telephone


This Social Worker job is advertised by Jenifer Watts; 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.