Qualified Social Worker - Senior Prac

Up to £10,000
20 Nov 2020
25 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Our client, a Greater Manchester Local Authority is seeking a Qualified Social Worker to join their CIN/CP Team

Pay rate is £33.00 per hour (umbrella).

The role will involve the following:
  • To provide a statutory social work service to children and families working within local and national guidance and legislation.
  • To embed and adopt our systemic model of practice rooted in relational work with families, which emphasizes people’s relationships as key to understanding their experiences.
  • Use evidence based interventions to instigate change to improve outcomes for vulnerable children and families.
  • To support the team manager by providing direct supervision to a small number of social workers, working alongside and with these workers to support them with complex case work where required. To support the wider team, for example through peer mentoring and group reflective supervision.
  • To deputise in the team managers absence on his / her behalf.

Are you considering a move? If not, could you pass this on to your friends and colleagues? â€" we are offering £250 for every successful recommendation!!

Requirements of the role:
  • Consistently model good and outstanding social work practice and skill to social workers on the team and across the service.
  • Consistently model high quality social work by: identifying and managing risk, being curious and analytical, hypothesising, building strong relationships and using evidence-based interventions to help families change.
  • Hold a small complex case load ensuring statutory requirements are complied with.
  • Provide support and guidance to other social workers on the team, supporting the Team Manager to ensure the effective support is in place for great social work practice to flourish.
  • Take responsibility for decisions in case work consistently demonstrating confidence in rational decision making.

If this isn’t the job for you, please have a think about whether you can recommend a friend or colleague â€" we are offering **£250** PER successful recommendation.

Please also remember we offer a substantial CPD fund!! Our Social Workers utilise their funds for training courses, books or to fund their trips to conferences and other relevant events. This can often be £500++++ !!! (depending on hours/days worked)

Some facts about working for REED:

Here at REED we care and we’re professional â€" in an industry that doesn’t have the best reputation at times â€" I hope we stand out!

We are a family-run business and we just celebrated our 60th birthday!

We “Love Mondays” but we also technically work for free 1 day per week as 18% of our business is owned by the REED Foundation which supports good causes around the world.

Our company values are:
  • We are fair, open and honest
  • We take ownership
  • We work together

We are also lucky to run many Local Authority contracts, we are a trusted partner for these clients and, as such, our conduct must be impeccable.

Would you consider joining us? I’m free to talk every week-day from 8am onwards and happy to take evening calls too if it’s easier. And if we’re very lucky, perhaps you might tell your friends too â€" don’t forget we offer £250 per successful referral.