Your future.
Their future.

We’re recruiting exceptional, qualified, permanent social workers

We have faced significant challenges. But we are creating the right environment for good practice and we want ambitious, qualified social workers to join us, to help improve children's lives locally. 

Ready to help us make a difference? We can offer qualified social workers:

  • Flexible and family working
  • High support, high challenge
  • Manageable caseloads
  • Up to £5,000 welcome bonus

Our teams are exceptionally supportive and our brilliant social work academy strengthens practice countywide, empowering social workers to have confidence in their practice and make good professional decisions. We are determined to improve outcomes for children and young people in our care and we expect all candidates to share this commitment.

“Changing the course of children’s lives is the most rewarding part of the job. I feel really well supported by my managers and peers”

"I want my social worker to know my name"

Our vacancies

We currently have vacancies for experienced social workers in the following teams:

​Why Northamptonshire?

Northamptonshire is ambitious, forward-looking and keen to make things happen. We have serious appetite for growth, welcoming employment and housing development, and are perfectly situated at the heart of the country, offering the most affordable homes within a one-hour drive-time of London.

We are also one hour from Birmingham, Oxford and Cambridge and have one of the highest levels of employment in the country, which means good people get really good jobs.

Team locations

Our experienced social workers are based in offices across the county.

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​Ready to make a difference?

  • Relationship-based, solutions-focused 'Signs of safety' training

  • Supportive team environments, flexible and family working arrangements and manageable caseloads

  • Generous annual leave allowance (up to 40 days) and local government pension scheme

  • Up to £5,000 recruitment bonus


Apply now