Social worker recruitment

Jobs and training

We want Waltham Forest’s Social Services to be a career destination.

As part of a supportive, challenging and inspirational team, existing practitioners and new joiners can:

  • Make their mark
  • Develop their career
  • Improve the lives of adults, children and their families in the borough

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What we can offer you Click to get info

In return for your hard work, we’ll give you the time and active support you need to make a difference.

  • £2,000-£3,000 recruitment and retention bonus for key front line positions
  • Ongoing professional development
  • Assessed and supported year in employment (ASYE) for newly qualified social workers to provide extra support during their first year of employment
  • Generous staff benefits

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