Social Worker - Court & Permanency Team

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
Southend-on-Sea
Salary
£25,000 - £29,999
Posted
07 Jul 2018
Closes
14 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Southend-On-Sea are looking for experienced Social Workers to join their Court & Permanency Team. As a Social Worker within this team you will provide essential consistency for the child going through the care system. You will work on a long-term basis with the child and provide vital evidence in court, create court statements and report on court hearings all with the best interest of the child in mind. Having recently undergone a thorough and robust improvement journey they are now able to offer a reduced, extremely manageable, caseload as well as strong supervision and support for their Social Workers. Easily accessed via the M25, A127 and A130, there are also strong public transport links to and from London.

What are the requirements?

  • 2 Years Post Qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Detailed understanding of relevant legislation and sections of the Children's Act
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven track record of working to strict deadlines
  • Experience with Children in Need / Child Protection section 47 work

What do you get?

  • Be a fully supported and supervised member within the team with excellent team structure
  • Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities offering from £28ph dependant on experience and interview.
  • Nurturing Authority who like to develop people within their teams
  • Excellent work / life balance working on the beautiful British Coastline

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a "friend" or "colleague" looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555 / 07384 466 396.

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