Social Worker 4 years CHILDREN SERVICES - Stafford

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£21.90 - £22.99/Hour
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Social Worker: Children's ServicesJob Summary: To provide a social work service to members of the local community which include an appropriate range of statutory duties to the more vulnerable service users or those children with complex needs. The post holder main duty will be to accept responsibility for completing assessments and use a range of intervention to identify and if necessary protect and safeguard children who may be vulnerable or at risk of harm. Candidate ProfileTo hold a recognised social work qualification and be registered with the General Social Care CouncilExperience of assessments and childcare planning for children identified as vulnerable and in needExperience of completing assessments and reports that identifies vulnerable children in need, children who need protection and safeguarding, including unborn children.Experience of planning for children becoming looked including the use of a range of statutory powers and the courtsExperience of working with and engaging Young People / Children with Special or Additional NeedsExperience of working, in partnership with parents, extended families and those representing themExperience of using electronic children's records and maintaining service user information systemsExperience of working in a front line Referral and Assessment Duty Service.Experience of delivering quality assessments and services to children and their families from different ethnic, cultural and social backgrounds.ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:Must have 3 years post qualification in Adoption, including writing PARs.You MUST be able to supply 5 years referncing with all GAPS verified.You must have a valid ENCHANCED DBS ISSUED WITHIN THE LAST 12 Months.You MUST be HCPC Registerd with certification.