Qualified Social Worker, Camden Council, Children In Need Team - Must

Entrust Social Care Ltd
06 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
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 develop and support a comprehensive service for children and young people, aged 0 - 25 years old. To manage and supervise Social Workers
• To take a leading role in the Department's provision of a comprehensive service for disabled children who meet the threshold for a Social Work Service
• To work in accordance with guidelines set out by local management and to make appropriate use of statutory, independent and voluntary resources
• To role model and help others demonstrate professionalism, ensuring professional social work standards are maintained throughout area of responsibilities
• To take a leading role in the Department's provision of a comprehensive Disabled Children's Service, which delivers a duty service, Child in Need, Child Protection, Court work, Looked After Children
• 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

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)

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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