Senior Social Worker - Emergency Duty Team (EDT)

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Salary:£33,136.00 - £38,052.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:Yes 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Shire Hall, Barbican Road, Gloucester - GL1 2TG 

Closing date:04 June 2018 at midnight 


We are excited to recruit to this role within the Emergency Duty Team, which provides an excellent social work service to  Gloucestershire.. This position offers the opportunity to broaden your skillset and experience further.   You will work to a rolling rota which includes weekend and night working, you also have two week off in every seven weeks.


In this role you will have the fantastic opportunity to work within a team of Senior Practitioners, where you will be prioritising effectively and making sound judgements in a variety of challenging situation from Children Services and Adult Services. We are looking for an experienced Social Workers to  join the team.  You will be providing an out of hours service through a rota covering overnight, weekends and bank holidays.


The work of the Emergency Duty Team is unique so come and join us and we continue to develop this service to meeting the people of Gloucestershire.

Open to job share and salary will be per annum, pro rata.

For further details please contact Lorna Talburt, EDT Team Manager either via

Mobile: 07788153724   Daytime   or Email:

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Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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