Social Worker, Assessment Team, Luton, Bedfordshire

Recruiter
Connect2Luton
Location
Luton
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
25 Nov 2020
Closes
02 Dec 2020
Ref
1837967100
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Social Worker Assessment Team - Luton, Bedfordshire

Connect2Luton are working exclusively with Luton Borough Council to recruit a Social worker for the Assessment Team.

Who we are:

Luton Borough Council have partnered with Kent Commercial Service to create Connect2Luton, a recruitment managed service for all contingent temporary agency, contract, and interim roles at the Council.?

Our heritage and being local government owned mean we have a wealth of knowledge and expertise within the public sector, with many of our employees having previously worked for the Council or have supplied previously into the Council, for several years.

The role
  • As the social worker within the assessment team, you will be on the front-line services which identifies, assesses, and manages risk for children and vulnerable families
  • As the assessment team Social Worker you will be working together with our MASH and Family Safeguarding colleagues, and our partners such as the police, health, and early help we focus on finding the best solutions for children and families.
  • You will be an experienced social worker with strong communications skills. You'll be able to build effective relationships with children and families, staff, public and other professionals.
  • There is plenty of opportunity to step up in your career or to consolidate your experience.


Qualifications

You should have in-depth knowledge of legislation national guidance and best practice relevant to the post including statutory responsibilities relating to Children and Family Services, including appropriate quality standards and you'll be part of a team that achieve high levels of performance.

We do ask that you have Dip SW, CQSW or recognised equivalent, substantial professional social work qualification and registered by the Social Work England.

An enhanced DBS Certificate which is satisfactory to Luton Borough Council will be a condition of your appointment.

Luton Borough are practising COVID restrictions with regards to safeguarding their employees.

We are an equal opportunities employment agency and business that positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates.

Connect2Luton, part of Luton Borough Council & Kent Commercial Services LLP, is an equal opportunities Employment Agency & Business and positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates.