Social Work in Newham

Newham is a great place to be a social worker. It’s an incredibly diverse borough with a young and vibrant population. Newham presents exciting challenges and opportunities that can help take your career to the next level.

Vacancies

Service Manager

Overall purpose of job.  To provide overall leadership and management and be accountable for the performance and quality of work in a service of up to 7 social work teams. Lead and be accountable for initiatives that ensure the service meets its strategic aim to develop effective interventions to enable more children to be cared…

Practice Leader

Overall purpose of the job. To provide leadership and be accountable for the performance and quality of work within a single social work team. To ensure that children and families referred to the team are provided with appropriate assessments and plans relevant to their needs. Directly contribute to improving the resilience and independence of Newham’s…

Practice Leader

Overall purpose of the job. To provide leadership and be accountable for the performance and quality of work within a single social work team. To ensure that children and families referred to the team are provided with appropriate assessments and plans relevant to their needs. Directly contribute to improving the resilience and independence of Newham’s…

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Social Worker's Message

"My passion is for bringing systemic ideas into social work with families who may be harder to reach and might not be able to get to a family therapy clinic. I really want to be part of that."

Kiran Flynn - social worker/family therapist

Investing in Social Work

We are currently embarking on a new journey in social care and investing in a programme of transformation. This is creating an energising environment with a clear sense of purpose and direction that we are confident will deliver improved outcomes for children and their families.

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