This vacancy has now closed

Social Worker

  • Full time
  • £28,631 – £36,681
  • Barnardo's Fife Locality
  • Closing 14th June 2019

  • Advertised from 28th May 2019
  • 37 hours. Permanent


Barnardo's Fife Locality services are based in Kirkcaldy and comprises of six individual services, working across the Fife local authority area.

We are looking for a Senior Practitioner – PW3 (Social Worker) to join our Parenting Capacity Assessment Service. The PCA Service carries out Parenting Capacity Assessments to inform long term decision making for children age 0-11 in the Fife area.

A qualification in Social Work e.g. Diploma, CQSW (or equivalent) and ideally a post-qualifying Certificate in Child Chare & Protection Studies is essential along with :

  • Knowledge/skills and experience of working with children and families with a range of complex needs and issues including child protection.
  • Experience of working in partnership with a range of agencies.
  • Experience of carrying out or an understanding of Parenting Capacity Assessments.
  • A driving licence with access to a vehicle is required for this post.

Application notes

For further information and to apply please visit our website

Closing Date: 14 June 2019