Social Worker - Leaving Care Team (16+ Team)

Liquid Personnel
28.00 GBP Hourly
05 Jul 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Social Worker Leaving Care Team (16+ Team) - Newcastle - up to GBP28ph Our Client in Newcastle require a Social Worker to join their well-developed and well managed Leaving Care team. This team provides exceptional support to children who are "looked after" and are preparing to leave the care system. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Leaving Care Social Worker to join a team that genuinely care about its service users. Benefits of the role as a Leaving Care Social Worker:
  • Fantastic borough with accessible transport links
  • Excellent management structure - supportive Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager
  • Stable team
  • Fantastic career opportunity
As a Leaving Care Social Worker, you will have experience of:
  • Completing pathway plans
  • Promoting independent living skills for people aged between 16 - 21
  • Statutory reviews
  • Managed the Leaving Care grant
  • Completing Personal Education Plans
  • Working with Looked after Children
  • Working in partnership with different agencies i.e. Schools, Accommodation
  • Offering advice and guidance on welfare and development.
As a Leaving Care Social Worker You will be:
  • A fast thinker with a genuine passion to help young people
  • Knowledgeable about the Children and Families Act and Child Protection procedures
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
Why Liquid Personnel? * Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with "My Liquid Rewards"* Free DBS and compliance service* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies * Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK* Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get GBP200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place* "Find your own job" bonus - get GBP250 for bringing your own position to us* Twice weekly payroll* Free social work training events and CPD webinars Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.