Social Worker - Children In Need Team

Ackerman Pierce
Little London
Up to £10,000
28 Nov 2020
30 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
We are looking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker in the Children In Need Team within London Borough of Camden. The successful candidate will be working in a well-structured, organised team who are growing their social worker staffing levels.

Camden Council also pay close attention to looking after their Social Workers and strive to ensure they feel supported and welcomed in their roles. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a stable working environment with experienced leadership, whilst receiving regular supervision and training opportunities.

The responsibilities of the Social Worker include:
  • To work as a part of a team to provide, co-ordinate and develop a comprehensive service for children and young people using the broad categories of services and resources available to children and families to meet identified needs.
  • To establish a network of internal and external colleagues from whom to seek advice and expertise
  • To take a leading role in the Department's provision of a comprehensive Children in Need service.
  • Plays a leading role in practice development in the team and help sustain a learning culture.
  • To provide professional support and supervision to designated students in the team.
  • At all times carrying out responsibilities and duties with due regard to legislation and to the Council's child care policies and within the framework of an integrated range of services for children and their families.
  • To take shared responsibility in ensuring that services offered to clients meets the needs of the multi-racial and multi-cultural community in Camden
  • To participate in the development and updating of policy, practice and procedures as relevant to the post.
  • To be aware, understand and make use of research and developments to the work of the Children in Need Service.

To ideal candidate will have:
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Social Work qualified (MA/BSc/DPSW/CQSW/MSc/BA)

Working with Ackerman Pierce you will be guaranteed weekly payment and access to continued profession development, including a dedicated consultant to support you through the interview and on boarding process. The position offers a long contract within a stable supportive team with a great location and excellent transport links as well as being close to central London.

To discuss this vacancy or any similar vacancies we currently have available in London, please email your updated CV or contact Luke Hodges for more information.