Qualified Social Worker - Children and Families Assessment Team - Surr

Recruiter
Amicus Recruit
Location
Surrey
Salary
28.00 GBP Hourly + Ltd
Posted
02 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Amicus Recruit are looking for an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join a Children and Families Assessment Team based in Surrey

You will need to provide the social work service of assessment of need, care planning and, as appropriate, child protection investigation, to prevent the separation of children from their families where possible, and to ensure that children and young people are adequately protected in line with departmental policy, procedures and relevant legislation.

You will be supporting alternative permanent care for children who have to be separated from their families in a timely fashion. To supervise fostering / adoption arrangements. To contribute to ensuring a positive, high profile for Surrey Children's service in its dealings with the public, users and carers and external agencies.

Taking guidance from more experienced staff, the role holder will undertake child protection investigations, act as key worker to children/young people with a Child Protection Plan, and undertake all related statutory responsibilities.

You will be assessing and managing the risk involved in protecting vulnerable children and young people with the support of the Team Manager and Service Manager, distinguishing levels of risk for different situations, to prevent harm and abuse.

GBP28 p/h Ltd. Initial assignment is for 3 months.

Requirements:

HCPC registered

Car Driver

DBS which can be provided by us unless, you are on the DBS update service.

About us at Amicus:

Amicus was established in 2000 (making us one of the first established Social Work agencies) with the aim of providing the highest standards of recruitment to the social work market. Today this commitment continues to be our driving force and has seen us retain our reputation as the markets most respected and independently owned social work agency.

Why work with Amicus?

You will receive a personal service from our team of experienced consultants. Amicus are renowned for our excellent knowledge of the social work recruitment sector and offer a transparent approach to your job search.

We also offer a GBP200 refer a friend/colleague bonus!

You will be supported to ensure you provide the best quality service by being offered:

Free complimentary CPD Training

Want to Apply:

Get in touch today for immediate consideration! If you'd like to be considered! Not ready to apply? Or have some questions first? Then give Emily call on or send your questions or CV to for more information