Qualified Social Worker - Duty & Assessment Team

Recruiter
Seven Resourcing
Location
Northampton
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
21 Sep 2020
Closes
25 Sep 2020
Ref
1717699734
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Seven Social Care is looking for a qualified Social Worker to fill an opportunity specialising in the wellbeing of children and adults across Northampton.

The role:

As Social Worker, you will be responsible for acting as a link worker for Foster Carers and looked after children. The role of a Social Worker is a key position that brings together the needs of looked after children and young people, the support and management of foster carers, liaison with the placing authority and the administration and delivery of the service.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Undertake initial visits & Assessments.
  • Initiate and carry out local recruitment activities and analyse the effectiveness of methods used.
  • Carry out stringent assessment and completion of Form F to standard, presenting reports to panel.
  • Ensure that at all times you work with a commitment to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Applicant Requirements:
  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a qualified Social Worker in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

We have been helping social care professionals find exciting new roles for almost a decade, so we know exactly where to look when it comes to sourcing the best opportunities. We operate across the UK, and, with over 300 five-star reviews, multiple awards and amazing relationships with the biggest employers in UK social care, we give you the best chance of landing your next role.

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