Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Social Worker to join the adoption Team in Essex.
This is permanent job and the salary is between £29,909 to £36,153
Your new role
This Council is looking to recruit a qualified social worker for their busy Adoption Team on a permanent contract. The team which consists of 5 social workers, a manager and 2 administrators covers all aspects of adoption work. You will be involved in the recruitment, assessment and support of prospective adopters. Alongside this, you will have the opportunity to be involved in finding families for children requiring adoption and in supporting the child’s social worker in negotiating through the adoption process. There is an increasing opportunity to support young people and adults in a post adoption capacity. The post requires a clear capacity to complete assessment and also work directly with children in terms of supporting a child to make sense of their historic experiences and support them to move on. This is an excellent opportunity for a social worker who wishes to widen their knowledge of the adoption process and be a part of a small friendly team.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful on this position you need to have a social work qualification and be registered with SWE. Previous experience of working with within the adults sector is essential for this job as is the ability to write up assessments and make judgements quickly and effectively. You must have also completed your ASYE.
If you are interested in this position please apply online or call us on 020 8506 1111