Social Worker-Safeguarding and Family Support

HCL Social Care
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
HCL Social Care is the UK’s leading recruiter for social care professionals.

We are currently recruiting for Local Authority in the North East of London. They are looking for a Social Worker to work in Safeguarding and Family support. Out client is a supportive, challenging and inspirational team, striving towards the shared purpose of achieving independence, choice and the best possible results for their service users. Promoting creativity is at the heart of our clients agenda to develop Social Work, and means you will be encouraged to share ideas, bring about positive change and strive to continuously improve outcomes for our vulnerable children.

As part of this role you will be required too:

- Knowledge and understanding of legislation, procedures and guidance in regard to children & young people

- Working with a range of service users

- To actively facilitate the participation of children, young people and their parents

- To undertake effective communication with partner agencies, parents, children & young people

- Undertake social work assessments that are purposeful, timely and of high quality

- Completion of any relevant reports to required quality standard and within timescale 

In return our client will offer:

- We review all employees training and development needs on a regular basis as part of an appraisal process

- A retention bonus of £3,000, which is paid annually i.e. £1,500 paid in the salary for June and December

- We encourage a wide range of learning and development methods

Interview slots are filling up quickly, click apply if you are interested in learning more about the opportunities on offer or contact the permanent team on: option: 3 – or register today.