Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

​Our Multi-agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) is the single point of contact for all safeguarding concerns relating to Children and Young People in Northamptonshire.

The service brings together professionals from a range of services that have contact with children, young people and families, making the best possible use of their combined knowledge to keep children and young people safe from harm.

There is a service improvement plan to ensure that children get the right service at the right time through an integrated from early help and social care MASH.  Signs of safety strengths based approaches led by our principal social worker supports excellent social work practice and is further supported by our Signs of Safety Champions and business support. 

We are very excited about creating 4 Pods and a Domestic Abuse Triage Pod within our MASH service. Everyone joining our MASH service will benefit of a bespoke Induction Package and MASH training to ensure work is compliant with the MASH manual. There is also wide range of training provided by the Organisation. Our skilled and motivated MASH service looks forward to you joining us on a journey of continued improvement and development.

What does the job involve?

To deliver and provide social work services, at a level appropriate for a professionally qualified post, to young people and families to ensure the welfare of children and young people is safeguarded and they are protected in accordance with the legal and statutory obligations of Northamptonshire County Council.

Current opportunities

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Salary up to £47,968 per year (Potential increase to £49,968 for exceptional candidates with 5 years and over post-qualification experience) plus £2,200 recruitment bonus and £8,000 towards relocation.