Social Worker | Child in Need | Ipswich, Suffolk

Caritas Recruitment
£50,000 - £59,999
13 Sep 2018
19 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Social Worker | Child in Need | Ipswich, Suffolk
£28 per hour (Limited)

I am working with the Team Manager of Child in Need Teams across Suffolk Child in Need Service.

The opportunity offers working in a team of close knit, supportive environment of experienced Social Workers.

The managers are looking for and candidate with good experience in Child in Need and/or Child Protection in a local authority setting.

Duties of the Role

  • To use professional knowledge to assess monitor and review social care needs of individuals, relatives and carers within a specific care group in accordance with agreed competencies, quality standards and professional good practice in relation to case and risk management.
  • To arrange, provide or purchase appropriate services/care within the Departments agreed priorities and resource framework to reflect best value principals and to comply with legislation and statutory duties.
  • To work in partnership with users, carers, relatives and other agencies, to identify current and future service requirements and contribute to service development within the scope of the role.
  • Assessing when an initial assessment requires a core assessment
  • Work passionately on behalf of service users and the local authority
  • Holding a complex
  • Completing Core Assessments, formulating and reviewing care plans
  • Viability Assessments
  • Attendance at Child in Need reviews
  • Section 47 investigations
  • Attendance at child in need reviews
  • Court Reports
  • Attending Court

Enquire Today…
Gemma Bridgman from Caritas Recruitment extension 3663

Working with Caritas Recruitment offers you a number of benefits including:

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant
  • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
  • Prompt and reliable payroll
  • Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth £500 a year
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • £200 referral fee

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