Qualified Social Worker, Bracknell Forrest Council, Children In Need T

Recruiter
Entrust Social Care Ltd
Location
Bracknell
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
07 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is looking for a qualified Social Worker with 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within a Children's Social Work team

The team work extremely well together to ensure the safety of children under the close supervision of a supportive Team Manager

The responsibilities will include:

• To assess & identify the needs of children and families referred and negotiate delivery of services by determining how these needs can be best met in accordance with statutory responsibilities and council policies using best value principles
• To work alongside partner agencies e.g. voluntary & statutory and within the context of the care plan for children and families to ensure the provision of appropriate and effective services
• To carry a personal caseload and provide assessment, case planning, intervention and family support according to expertise
• To make effective use of time and be able to prioritise workloads.
• To attend regular supervision and with the Supervisor, be able to set clear goals and intervention strategies.
• To regularly monitor and evaluate casework and bring to the attention of the supervisor any resource shortfalls
• To develop and maintain accurate case records and comply with the Department's policies,procedures and guidelines
• Assessments
• Child Protection work
• Care Management
• Manage a case load
• Home Visits
• Court Work
• Liaise with other professionals
• 37 hours per week (flexible by negotiation)
• 3 month Temporary Contract
• Start date subject to DBS and reference clearance

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Successful candidates will benefit from:

• A Kindle Fire upon commencement of contract (see terms)
• GBP20 Amazon voucher if registration is completed within 2 weeks (see terms)
• Competitive pay rates
• Weekly payroll
• Free access to a comprehensive online training portal worth GBP500 a year
• Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
• Receive up to GBP250 for each referred worker(see terms)
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The successful candidate will need to hold a DipSW or equivalent must be registered with the HCPC, have a current DBS and be a car driver.

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