Qualified Social Worker, Camden Council, Looked After Childrens Team -

Recruiter
Entrust Social Care Ltd
Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
02 Sep 2017
Expires
22 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:

• An experienced social worker is required to provide a social work service to children and families arising out of the Council's duties and powers under legislation and regulations, Council and Departmental policies and procedures
• To hold a caseload, including cases in court proceedings, and undertake a range of duties and responsibilities on behalf of the Department specified in the Children's Act 2004, Every Child Matters and such other legislation as is or may be appropriate to work with children and their families
• Undertake assessments of children looked after by Camden to inform the development of appropriate care/protection plans to ensure statutory duties are met and these support the achievement of quality standards and practice development#
• The role involves regular direct work, joint working, home visits and reflective sessions with clients, colleagues and partners
• Child Protection work
• Care Management
• Manage a case load
• Home Visits
• Court Work
• 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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