Qualified Social Worker | Children's Locality | Swindon

Recruiter
Caritas Recruitment
Location
Swindon
Salary
£28 - £32/hour
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
An experienced Children's Social Worker is needed to join a generic children's team based in Swindon. The contract will initially run for 3 months with a view to extension.

To be considered you must have at least 2 years post qualified experience including recent and/or significant experience working in a similar statutory team, including child protection/court experience, report writing and analysis. Excellent time management essential.

Responsilities include:-

* Initial Assessments
* Section 47 enquiries
* Chairing Core Group Meetings
* Convening strategy meetings and initial and subsequent child-protection conferences
* Court action to safeguard and protect children
* Court reports
* Coordinating the implementation of the child protection plan for children on the child protection register
* Looking after and planning for children in the care of the council
* Responsible for CIN, Child Protection and Children in Care caseloads

You must have a recognised social work qualification - social work degree / diploma in social work and full HCPC registration.

Please apply immediately to be considered.

Max rate of pay £31ph

Please apply to be considered or contact Gemma Bridgman at Caritas (extension 3663) to discuss other current vacancies and register for job updates