Social Worker - Court Team

Location Aylesbury
Job type Permanent
Salary £36,984 - 38,881 per year
Contact Lucy Pearson
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Reference 165539

Sanctuary Personnel, a committed and competitive recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time based in Aylesbury, within the Court Team.  

The salary for this permanent Social Worker job is £41,109 - £43,006 per annum.


  • Work closely with colleagues from various teams and build positive links between your team and other parts of the service to ensure effective multi- professional working

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Children’s Services
  • Passionate about improving the lives of children and young people
  • Experience and knowledge from working in a similar environment within a Child Protection or Court team
  • Flexible and able to work well under pressure
  • Strong written skills coupled with experience in taking the stand and giving oral evidence, successful candidates will join an already strong and improving team to tackle some of the challenges ahead
  • Possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice with children and families and be a qualified social worker registered with Social Work England
  • Apply for a DBS at an enhanced level


  • A fair and inclusive culture
  • The chance to really make a difference to those around you
  • Health and well-being initiatives including an Employee Assistance Programme, Mental Health First Aiders and mindfulness workshops
  • A unified voice through our Employee Representative Group
  • Ongoing support, and the opportunity to develop and progress in your career with us
  • Opportunities to take part in fun activities such as fundraising and social events
  • Competitive salary with a market increment
  • A ‘Golden Hello’ lump sum payment upon successful completion of probation
  • New lease car scheme
  • Annual leave up to 30 days per year, as well as other types of leave and the opportunity to buy further leave
  • Up to 15 days per year training, learning and development offer


This Social Worker job is advertised by Lucy Pearson; 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.