Family Court Advisor - CAFCASS

Ackerman Pierce Ltd
Liverpool, UK
20 May 2019
02 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking to recruit a Family Court Advisor within CAFCASS to join a team within Liverpool.

The vacancy will be for an initial 3-6 months with potential for extension subject to internal circumstance and your performance.

Responsivities Include:
  • To provide advanced social work-level services to children, families and courts
  • Assessing and analysing court applications for any child protection and serious welfare issues affecting a child or young person
  • to influence those with parental responsibility to be more child-focused when needed and to advise the courts about how a child's life can be improved, supporting judicial case management in the process
  • You will need to keep the child's timescale in the context of the child's journey through childhood and, where applicable, the care system, at the centre of everything you do and you must be prepared to advocate in the best interests of the child, ensuring their voice is not lost in the court arena
  • You will be required to be a resilient, reflective and accountable practitioner, possessing good IT and organisational skills, so that you can maintain a high throughput of outstanding casework

Minimum Requirements:
  • At least 2 years post-qualification experience (and 5 years of references)
  • Qualified Social Worker
  • In date HCPC Registration
  • In date DBS
  • Full Driving Licence

Benefits of working with Ackerman Pierce:
  • Your own personal consultant
  • Access to a variety of Social Care jobs Nationwide
  • DBS and Compliance Service
  • Quick and Simple Registration
  • Guaranteed Weekly Payment

To discuss this vacancy and other similar vacancies we currently have available in Liverpool please contact Mike Oge or email a copy of your CV in today!

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