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Financial benefits

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You could be eligible for a range of financial benefits upon joining us as a social worker:

  • Salary of up to £43,517
  • Financial rewards of up to £12,000 for continued service*
  • A £2,000 welcome payment**
  • Up to £10,000 relocation package and interest free loan scheme, subject to qualifying conditions
  • Outstanding quality work recognition payments
  • An award-winning career average pension scheme that gives you an additional 15.5% towards your contribution
  • An assisted vehicle purchase scheme (subject to eligibility)

* For eligible service in FAST teams as a Level 2 or Senior Social Worker paid £3,000 after year one, £4,000 after year three and £5,000 after year five. (Pro rata basis for part time employees. Payments subject to tax, national insurance and pensionable)

** For qualified and experienced social workers (grade J and above with 2 years' post qualified experience) and team managers new to Norfolk County Council in FAST and Looked After Children