Social Work - No Recourse to Public Funds

Recruiter
iPeople Solutions Limited
Location
North London, Greater London
Salary
£30 - £32/hour
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Action First are currently recruiting for an interim HCPC registered Social Worker for a NRTPF team in North London. The role requires you to be responsible for assessing potential service users for eligibility and signposting those who are found not eligible for NRPF support to the appropriate organisations for assistance. This involves providing accurate information and advice to a wide audience including services users, internal and external stakeholders, the UKBA and medical and legal professionals. The successful candidate will have an excellent working knowledge of immigration, human rights and community care legislation and be able to interpret and apply this knowledge at a practical level. Main duties of this role will include:
• Ensuring immigration issues are included in S17 Assessments / Child in Need Plans, Human Rights Assessments and to provide specialist advice on the issues affecting the NRPF client group
• Undertaking eligibility assessments for potential NRPF cases referred to the Council for support
• Undertaking detailed Human Rights Assessments on a regular basis

For a complete position description, please contact Cara on (Apply online only)