Social Worker - Leaving Care Team (16+ Team)

Recruiter
Liquid Personnel
Location
Northumberland
Salary
28.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
05 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.