Social Worker - Children Services

28.00 - 29.00 GBP Hourly + GBP28 - GBP29/hour
03 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Social Worker - Children Services

Central London

GBP28 per hour

One of the local authorities in London are recruiting for a Social Worker to join there Children Services Team. You will be required to provide high quality and effective social work service to respond to the needs of children and their families in a timely manner and within statutory guidelines.


* To communicate effectively with children and their families, ensuring that their views and wishes are heard, and recorded accurately
* To manage the workload as directed and organise and plan work activities taking into account the need to prioritise tasks and responsibilities
* To ensure that statutory responsibilities are undertaken for children including visiting children, arranging reviews, reporting to the court, delivering within timescales and meeting any other national and local performance targets
* To carry out planned interventions using a range of tried and tested methodologies including systemic and social learning theory approaches

Ideal Candidate:

* Ability to summarise, analyse and evaluate complex information
* Knowledge of childcare legislation, statutory guidance and the London Child Protection Procedures
* Ability to create a rapport and build relationships with children and parents / carers
* Ability to prioritise tasks, manage own workload and be accountable for case work with children and families

If you would like to be considered do not hesitate to contact me. To get the ball rolling, message me or Email/call Shennan

Wilson on (Apply online only) or . If you are not looking but know some one who is why not make yourself an extra GBP200 and refer then on to us today!!! "T&C's Apply"

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing