Family Court Advisor | Cafcass | Newcastle | Social Work

Caritas Recruitment
Newcastle upon Tyne
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Qualified Social Worker/Family Court Advisor



£28 per hour

We are recruiting for a Family Court Advisor to work with Cafcass Newcastle

As a Family Court advisor you will help with the process as children and families go through significant events including care proceedings, adoption and parental separation. You will need to use your social work skills and experience to understand what the child needs, wants and feels. Then you will advise the Family Courts on the best course of action for the child. When advising the courts you will be providing confident, powerful and succinct written case analysis and make recommendations to the court. You will also attend court and be an advocate for the best interests of the child, ensuring their voice is not lost.

To be considered for this exciting Cafcass role there are a few things they would be looking for on your CV and in previous roles;

* Social work qualified

* Registered with the HCPC as a Social Worker in England

* Experienced at working with highly vulnerable children and families

* An expert in safeguarding, child engagement, inter-agency working, case analysis, planning and recording.

If you are interested in applying for this position or would like some more information please send me over an up to date copy of your CV to (url removed) or alternatively please call me at Caritas on 02074568950 ext 3604 for more information.

Here at Caritas we are recruiting Nationwide so if you would be interested in something like this but not quite the area for you then please get in touch as we regularly have the same roles coming out in different boroughs!

As a Caritas candidate, you can take advantage of our competitive service offering: * Dedicated personal and professional service. * Free DBS check. * CV review service. * Interview advice. * Competitive rates of pay. * Post-placement follow up meetings. * Refer a friend bonus scheme