Senior Social Worker | Family Intervention Team | Norfolk Great Yarmouth | £32ph

Recruiter
Winlight Recruitment
Location
Great Yarmouth
Salary
£60,000 - £69,999
Posted
15 Sep 2018
Closes
19 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Social Worker | Family Intervention Team | Norfolk Great Yarmouth | £32ph

Winlight Recruitment are recruiting for Senior Social Workers to join a Family Intervention Team in Great Yarmouth. The FIT Senior Social Worker will undertake direct work within child care legislation and experience of preparing and presenting evidence to the Court.

The pay rate for this locum Family Intervention Team Work position is £32ph and is an initial 3-month contract.

Candidates working in this type of team will need to possess previous demonstrable experience of:

  • Working in a multi-agency forum managing cases in the child protection, Court, looked after children, adoption and child in need arena
  • Excellent communication and relational skills to support the assessment and direct work with children and families
  • Attending child protection conference and preparing the reports
  • Working in a front line team within the last three years, demonstrating excellent organisational skills, and an ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Using a signs of safety approach be able to undertake a comprehensive and analytical social work assessment to support decision making for children and young people

About Great Yarmouth:

Great Yarmouth is a costal town in Norfolk which boasts both urban and rural locations and beautiful coast line. The cost of housing is low and very competitive in the market. There are excellent bus, road and rail links with Norwich which is only 30 minutes away. There is a central office with free parking.

To be considered, you must have a Social Work qualification (Diploma in Social Work, Social Work Degree or equivalent) as well as at least 4 years in a child protection setting.

We will be short listing for this post within the coming weeks; so please respond to this advert as soon as possible by sending your CV to t.fryers@winlightrecruitment.com or calling Tom on 02081230209.