We're looking for experienced and newly qualified social workers to help us achieve our ambition to make Leeds the best city in the UK and the best city in which to grow up in.
You will work in our outstanding social work team and help to improve the lives of children, young people and families.
Leeds is a large, vibrant city with a great diversity of communities, including some areas of significant deprivation. We are looking for social work professionals from all levels and from a wide range of backgrounds which reflect our communities.
Our experienced and dedicated social work team has:
Our award-winning career pathway for social workers offers tailored support and development including:
We're committed to supporting the wellbeing of our social care colleagues, and making sure they have quality ongoing supervision, support and development to meet the challenges social work brings.
A social care career with Leeds offers opportunities to gain experience in a wide range of general and specialised work including:
We know our workforce enjoy time together with colleagues at an office but also like the benefits of working from home.
We support a model that allows a good work life balance, including flexible working arrangements and a combination of home and office working.
Senior leaders in social care act as coaches and mentors for staff at different levels. Our staff also benefit from the Leeds and Wakefield Teaching Partnership, through involvement in teaching and research.
Find out more about the benefits of working for Leeds City Council.
If you think you can make a difference to children and their families, apply for a role with us. Roles include:
Call us to find out about the opportunities available on 0113 378 5165 (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.