Qualified Social Worker

Recruiter
Capita Resourcing
Location
Darlington
Salary
£32 - £35/hour
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Qualified Social Worker - Assessment and Safeguarding
Medicare is currently seeking a Qualified Social Worker for the Referral & Assessment Team within Darlington. The role is initially for 3-6 months with the likelihood of the role being extended longer. The team falls under strong management and have a strong team work ethos. To respond to queries and referrals from a number of different sources
* Undertake Initial Visits to families and conduct risk assessments.
* To investigate any concerns of neglect through Section 47 Investigations
* Work on Duty where necessary - often screening all incoming calls
* To work with children and their families in ensuring the family unit remains together where possible

You will need the following in order to be considered for the Role:
* BA/MA/BSc/MSc Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent).
* It is also essential that you be registered with the HCPC.
* Experience must have been gained post qualifying sufficient in order to settle quickly into this position.
* Reference Details to cover employment for the previous 5 year work history
* DBS on the update service or happy to process a new one

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career and offer vouchers worth £250 if you refer other successful Qualified Social Workers