Children's Social Worker - Court Team

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
South West London
Salary
£38000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Highly reputable local authority, offering a salary of up to £39k + £1K Welcome Bonus + £1K Annual Retention + excellent career progression

This driven local authority is seeking a Social Worker to experience working in a rewarding Children's Services within their Court team.

You will provide a service to children where a decision has been made to commence pre-proceedings action aimed at avoiding the need to issue care-proceedings action aimed at avoiding the need to issue care proceedings or where proceedings have been initiated and where children require reports/assessments for court.

What you will need to have:

  • Experience within a Children Social Work organisation preferably within court work or frontline children work.
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council
  • Relevant qualification within Social Work (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A good working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Work including the Children's Act 1989 and its application to Social Work practice.

Benefits:

  • Salary of up to £39K per annum
  • £1K Welcome Bonus
  • £1K Annual Retention
  • Up to 32 days' annual leave
  • Excellent opportunity for career progression