Social Worker Corporate Parenting

HCL Social Care
18 May 2017
17 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 with Corporate Parenting. Their new Corporate Parenting Service pulls together the case work and the provision to focus on permanence for every Looked After Child. Our client focuses on systemic approach to practice, with relationship based social work at its heart. Our client hopes that this will support social workers and promote reflective practice.

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 undertake all duties and work within required timescale

- Demonstrable knowledge and experience of issues relating to children in need, child protection and looked after children

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

- Proven social work experience /placement in a Children & Families settings

In return our client will offer:

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

- 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.