Family Assessment Social Worker

Charles Hunter Associates
£22500 - £34000/annum excellent benefits
19 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Family Assessment Social Worker - West of Manchester

A salary of up to £34,000 + terrific benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity and a great time to join a friendly yet still growing therapeutic team in the West of Manchester.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and organisation and possess and infectious personality.

Are you:

* An experienced social worker?
* A driven individual?
* Passionate about working with Children and Families?


* Salary of up to £34,000 per annum
* Generous annual leave
* Excellent and training opportunities
* A pension scheme
* Other terrific benefits

You will be involved in:

* Undertake assessments of families in a robust yet sympathetic manner
* Ensure the best possible outcome for people in care
* Provide support, guidance and advice for staff and service users
* Contribute to staff training
* Have prior knowledge and keep up to date with current legislation

You will have:

* Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker preferably within Fostering and Adoption.
* Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
* Recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
* A thorough understanding of the family assessment process
* A good working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Fostering and Adoption including the Children's Act 1989 and its application to Social Work practice.
* Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota and undertake assessments

CLOSING DATE: End of July 2017

Want to apply?

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on (Apply online only) or via email for further details