QUALIFIED SOCIAL WORKER - ASSESSMENT (Children)

Recruiter
excellence in care recruitment
Location
Hertford
Salary
From £27,394 to £32,164 per annum
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Candidate Must Have:
A completed ASYE and 2 years' experience in a front line team;In-depth knowledge of the children, young people, families, carers, groups and partner agencies;Knowledge of Legislation, guidance,policy and procedure;Understanding of multi-disciplinary or partnership working and impact on delivery of services to families;Understanding of Equality and Diversity in Social Work;Ability to assess clients' needs and to identify risk;Ability to input & maintain accurate computerised information and records;Ability to undertake child protection investigations and assessments of Risk/Need, for cases which meet agreed threshold;Work closely with adult's specialists to develop creative multi-disciplinary care plans for children who are subject to child protection or child in need plans;Demonstrate professional competence in Social Work practice by using current knowledge and working with agreed standards of best Social Work Practice.BENEFITS INCLUDE; £1,000 Welcome Payments, up to £5,000MFP, Relocation Expenses and many more.