PERMANENT Social Work job in East London (Referral & Assessment – Child Protection Team)

Closing on: Sep 30, 2024

Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Social Worker in East London

SALARY: £30,000- £42,684 per annum
TEAM: Referral & Assessment & Child Protection
HOURS: This is a Full time role (37 hours per week)

Job Description:

All Social Workers are on duty for a week and then you will have 5 weeks to get through your assessments.

You will carry our initial assessments and initiate Care proceedings.
You will carry out assessments under the single framework assessment framework and complete risk assessments.

Other duties include:
1. Care Planning and Signposting
2. Child Protection report and case writing and section 17 reports
3. Attending case conferences
4. Writing court statements and attending court
5. Apply for emergency care orders
6. Carrying out home visits for monitoring purposes and to safeguard children
7. Charing meetings

The responsibilities of the Social Worker includes:
• Proven court experience: Care proceedings- Experience in Public Law and Care proceedings necessary
• CP awareness and experience- e.g. section 47 and CP conferences as well as a sound understanding of guidance/framework and legislation related to the CA 1989
• To undertake assessments of needs of children and families and implement SMART care plans
• Crisis work and ability to manage cases through to initial CIN/Initial CP conference,/ Initial Court hearing/Initial LAC review
• Hard worker, empathy and emotionally resilience with a strong desire to achieve positive outcomes for vulnerable children and families
• Ability to prioritise crisis and work load
• Be part of the duty rota system.

Qualified Social Worker Requirements

– CSW/CQSW/DipSW/BA/MA in Social Work
– Proven post qualifying experience in working with childrens services
– Current Social Worker England registration
– Current Enhanced DBS Disclosure
– Eligibility to work in the UK without work permit or visa restrictions
– Commitment to the safe care and well-being of vulnerable people

Our locum workers benefit from

– Excellent Rates
– Refer-a-friend scheme*
– Assistance with DBS applications
– Dedicated consultant support
– Varied career and flexible working opportunities

If you are interested in this position please apply online or call us on 020 8506 1111

Supply Care Solutions have a number of locum jobs across the UK. * All locums must be contract compliant before commencing work through our agency. We are recruiting professionals across all specialisms and grade. We offer an excellent referral bonus for any new worker you refer to us *Terms and conditions apply. Supply Care Solutions works in conjunction with Monitor/TDA rate caps

Job Category: Social Care
Contract Type: Permanent
Job Location: East London London

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