School Social Worker full and Part Time positions available

Are you a motivated, passionate and experienced social worker with an inspiring approach that is committed to making a real difference to the lives of children, young people and their families? If so, please read on.

The Schools, Children and Family Wellbeing Service provides therapeutic social work services to schools across West and parts of North Yorkshire working alongside staff in school and outside agencies.

Would you like to use your social work skills to provide a high quality therapeutic social work service in schools? As a result of the issues arising from the pandemic demand is increasing from schools and we are now looking for dedicated individuals who wish to be part of a dynamic preventative service helping children and young people to overcome their barriers and to achieve their full potential.


Job Title:         School Social Worker

Salary:             Spinal Point 18 -25 currently £25,419 – £30,095 pro rata dependent on qualifications and experience

Post:                Full time vacancy available with term time only and 11-month contracts also available

Location:         West Yorkshire

Closing Date:  10 July                         

Interviews:       To be arranged with applicant 




Skills and Qualifications

You must hold a Social Work Qualification


You should have counselling and group-work skills, and be able to work in a multi-disciplinary way as part of the school’s pastoral care team.


You should be able to communicate effectively – in both written and verbal forms


What we offer our employees

  • competitive salary
  • a minimum of 22 days annual holiday plus 3 floating days (f/t)
  • group personal pension scheme
  • comprehensive induction programme with ongoing training and development
  • regular supervision and annual appraisal
  • career progression opportunities


Above all the successful applicant will demonstrate a passion for high quality caring for children and young people and be enthusiastic in playing their part in this service


How to apply

To apply for this position please download the application form, complete and submit online.


Alternatively download and print a copy of the application form and post to:


Human Resources Co-ordinator

Catholic Care

11 North Grange Road



LS16 2BR


or telephone 0113 3885400 to request an application pack


Catholic Care is an Equal Opportunities employer


At Catholic Care we provide services to people of all faiths and none and also employ people of all faiths and none.