Senior Social Worker - MASH

Charles Hunter Associates
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Locum Senior Social Worker - MASH Team - Birmingham - £30 per hour

Birmingham City Council are looking for an experiences Senior Social Worker to join their MASH team. MASH stands for Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub - this is a front door that responds to the concerns about children and advises on early help and support.

The team are seeing huge success, with a higher call rate than ever, no backlogs and a tracking system that ensures there are no delays.

Requirements for the role:

* HCPC registration
* Clear enhanced DBS
* 2 years post-qualified experience
* MASH experience

Roles and responsibilities:

* Receiving and signposting all phone calls and email enquiries
* Ensure all enquiries receive the right information, advice and guidance in a timely manner
* Risk assessment and screening referrals
* Liaise with referring professionals and request written referral information if required
* Ability to work in a high-pressure environment

Birmingham is a hugely diverse City with reliable travel links that allow an easy commute to this central location. The Council offer a supportive and empowering environment, and are dedicated to improving the lives of Children and Families in the area.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

* Your own consultant with specialist sector knowledge and experience
* Competitive pay rates
* Prompt and reliable weekly payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service
* Access to the widest range of Social Work jobs across 180 Local Authorities and Private Organisations throughout the UK