HCPC Registered Children's Senior Social Worker - LAC

Recruiter
RT Social Care
Location
South East England
Salary
39270.00 - 43150.00 GBP Annual + DOE + Benefits
Posted
02 Sep 2017
Expires
30 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a qualified Children's Social Worker looking for a new challenge?

My client in South East England is looking for confident and skilled social workers who are determined to achieve the best for children. Working for the LAC Team provides a real opportunity to make a difference.

They offer the following:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Relocation assistance of up to GBP8000 (subject to Terms & Conditions)
  • Excellent training & development opportunities
  • LGPS
  • Generous annual leave
  • Options for flexible working
  • plus other benefits

Senior social workers in Surrey not only carry a more complex caseload, they support and co-work cases with less experienced members of the team and supervise family support workers. There are a number of senior social worker posts in every team and we are looking for candidates with the right experience to join us.
Alternatively senior social worker roles can be applied for once you have developed the level of experience required. If successful we will provide management, supervision and leadership training so you are equipped for this role and to be involved in the more strategic development of the Service.

Person specification for the role

  • Hold a valid HCPC registration as a Social Worker
  • Have a Social Work degree or equivalent
  • Up to date knowledge of relevant legislation, related statutory regulations and guidance, child development, research and different methods of Assessment. (Relating to the service area in which the job role is placed)
  • An ability to demonstrate excellent assessment & analysis skills
  • Experience of working with Children on CP plans and in Care Proceedings is necessary.
  • Previous managerial experience
  • Currently living in the UK - Please do not apply if you live Overseas

Please ensure you submit a covering letter with your CV. Applications without this will not be considered.

An enhanced DBS (formerly known as the CRB (Criminal Records Bureau) will be required for this role.

By Working with RT-Social Care you will receive the following benefits:
Free DBS and compliance service
Access to vacancies across the UK
Dedicated Specialist Consultant
Excellent Aftercare Service
Networking opportunities at our numerous candidate events
GBP250 referral fee*
RT Social Care is an equal opportunities employer

Please register your interest now by clicking the Apply now button. We will respond to successful applicants within 48 hours.

*Terms and conditions apply