Are you a surfer maniac and a social worker? Do you want to combine both parts of your life?

Then you should work in Swansea, one of Wales best Surf Spots.

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Youth Welfare Office – Social Work/ Sozialarbeit
– South Wales

Title: Social Worker
Employer: Local Government, Permanent Contract
Salary: £27,000 - £32,800 (plus benefits) per year depending on experience

Location: Swansea, South Wales, 45 minutes from Cardiff (International airport), on the “Gower” which is the most beautiful coastline of Wales. 80 miles from Bristol.
Population 230.000 Excellent location for outdoor activities – directly on the coast with sandy beaches! SURF SURF SURF!!!
Swansea offers medieval castles and award-winning parks and gardens, the outdoors has an almost unlimited variety of attractions within a few minutes drive of each other. The vibrant cultural and entertainment scene will delight children and adults alike with colourful pantomimes, unique exhibitions and a fascinating insight into the area’s natural and industrial heritage. For more information see: http://www.swansea.gov.uk/ http://visitswanseabay.com/

Interviews: 11th & 12th March 2010
Start Date: Arranged Individually

The Role:
You will work in one of the following teams:
Children and Family Support Team
Referral & Assessment
Child Protection

Qualification: Social Work or Social Pedagogy
You must be registered with the CCW (Care Council for Wales) before starting the job – Check http://www.ccwales.org.uk/ for more information.

Requirements:
Qualification in Social work
Some experience in a similar environment
High level of English and lots of enthusiasm
Be good at coping with pressure
Have a driving license and the willingness to drive in the UK
Be Social Care Council registered or in the process of CCW
MOST IMPORTANTLY be passionate about promoting the rights of the children!

Contact: Lyndsay Rodgerson
0045 (0) 20 867 656 21
Lyndsay[at]jacaranda-recruitment.co.uk