Qualified Social Worker - Childrens Services Team - East Sussex

Amicus Recruit
West Sussex
25.00 - 28.00 GBP Hourly + Ltd
09 Aug 2017
06 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Amicus Recruit are looking for a Qualified Social Worker to join a Childrens Services Team based in East Sussex.

Within this role you will be undertaking a range of tasks which could include investigation of child maltreatment, carrying out assessments of need, analysis and planning, assessment and supervision of alternative carers, train and prepare foster carers, undertake preventative work with children and young people to ensure a child is safely cared for in the home.

Whilst liaising with key agencies to gather information relevant to the provision of an effective safeguarding service and care provision to children, young people and families and contribute to wider assessment processes.

You will be working with a range of legal interventions and developmental policies and procedures to support outcome based care planning for children and young people and their families and will be working directly with children, families, carers and communities to help them make informed decisions, empowering them to express needs and participate in the decision making process.

You will need to build professional networks around the child, young person and family, provide community based support which enhances placement stability.

GBP25 - GBP28 p/h Ltd. Initial assignment is for 3 months.


HCPC registered

Car Driver

DBS which can be provided by us unless, you are on the DBS update service.

About us at Amicus:

Amicus was established in 2000 (making us one of the first established Social Work agencies) with the aim of providing the highest standards of recruitment to the social work market. Today this commitment continues to be our driving force and has seen us retain our reputation as the markets most respected and independently owned social work agency.

Why work with Amicus?

You will receive a personal service from our team of experienced consultants. Amicus are renowned for our excellent knowledge of the social work recruitment sector and offer a transparent approach to your job search.

We also offer a GBP200 refer a friend/colleague bonus!

You will be supported to ensure you provide the best quality service by being offered:

Free complimentary CPD Training

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