Qualified Social Worker Job - Fostering and Adoption Team - Lambeth

Recruiter
RT Social Care
Location
London
Salary
22.00 - 27.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Qualified Social Worker Job - Fostering and Adoption Team - Lambeth

Our client in the Lambeth area is currently looking for a Social Worker to join their Children's Services.

Your main job duties will include:

  • Contributing to the delivery of a highly effective Children's Social Care Service, taking responsibility for working and managing a caseload within a framework of appropriate supervision. (This will be dependent upon the complexities of the cases and the post qualification experience of the social worker)
  • Working with foster carers, children and families to support vulnerable service users ensuring the needs of the child remain paramount.
  • Assessing, planning and using evidence based analytical practice to implement and evaluate safeguarding measures to ensure all children are given the opportunity to reach their full potential.
  • Maintaining accurate written and computerised records, in accordance with agreed procedures and in order to meet legislative responsibilities.
  • Co-ordinating and taking a lead role in multi-professional/ agency groups and other professional meetings.

You will need a recognised Social Work Qualification and HCPC registration. You will also need a full valid UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes. Previous experience in a Fostering or Adoption team is essential.

Please register your interest now by clicking the Apply now button below.

Whether you are looking for temporary, permanent or contract work we can assist.

By Working with RT-Social Care you will receive the following benefits:

  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to vacancies across the UK
  • Dedicated Specialist Consultant
  • Access to our range of training opportunities
  • Excellent Aftercare Service
  • Prompt and reliable payroll
  • Networking opportunities at our numerous candidate events
  • GBP250 referral fee*

RT Social Care is an equal opportunities employer

*Terms and conditions apply

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