CHILDREN FIRST AND AT THE HEART OF ALL WE DO
DUDLEY CHILDREN'S SOCIAL CARE
Welcome to our recruitment site for
Children’s social care vacancies in Dudley
Social workers are overwhelmingly positive about the changes being implemented by visible senior managers.
Ofsted January 2020
Cabinet lead for Children’s Services, Dudley Council
WOULD YOU LIKE TO JOIN A COUNCIL
THAT ACTIVELY SUPPORTS STAFF AND IS
FORGING A FUTURE FOR ALL?
In Dudley we are passionate about the wellbeing of our children, young people and families. Our vision is that Dudley borough is a place where children and young people thrive. Where each child gets a good start in life, where families are supported to be independent, responsible and successful and where the most vulnerable children are protected.
We recognise the importance of investing in our workforce and are committed to giving you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills through our learning and development offer provided by our innovative and Ofsted-recognised Centre for Professional Practice
If you want to be part of a forward thinking, dynamic children’s service, which cares for and actively supports its staff and really does want to work together with its workforce to change children and families lives for the better, then please do take a look at our current roles and vacancies on offer.
We want to give children the best start in life
Interim Director for Children’s Services, Dudley Council
Dudley is an ambitious local authority and a great place to develop your career.
Our transformed Children’s Services put children’s needs at the very heart of all that we do and we are looking for passionate, innovative, dedicated and determined social workers to join new teams and help us deliver better outcomes for the children and families we serve.
Children’s Services brings together approaches across social care, public health and education. Multi-disciplinary teams deliver the wide range of initiatives to support families and provide early help.
Alongside our learning and development offer, through our Centre for Professional Practice, we have developed a career pathway for all social workers. Our well established programme supports not only newly qualified social workers but also invests in continuing professional development through our membership of Research in Practice, West Midlands Teaching Partnership and our bespoke and enhanced training programme.
This offer is proving to be a progressive and exciting path for staff that is swiftly seeing performance improvements and innovations that are making big differences to our children, young people and families. Our reshaped council and reshaped service offers a great opportunity for you to influence and develop as we accelerate the pace of change. We want the best people to travel with us and to reap the rewards along the way.