Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Social Worker – Young Adult’s Service in London
SALARY: £33,418 – £44,860 pa
TEAM: Young Adult Team
HOURS: This is a Full time role (37 hours per week)
You will be based an expand on the specialised response to unaccompanied asylum-seeking children and respond to a growing demand with regard to age assessments and response to Judicial Review.
The Young Adults Service invites applications from experienced, child-focused social work qualified practitioners.
This is a busy and supportive service working with looked after children and young people leaving care aged 16 to 25 years old and playing a vital role in ensuring positive futures. They manage the referral and assessment for unaccompanied minors arriving in the borough aged 16 and over and ensure a robust response to age assessment requirements.
The ideal candidate will need to be a resilient, experienced social worker who places children and young people and their welfare at the heart of practice. You will need to have experience of undertaking child and family assessments and age assessments related to Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking Children, and proven track record working with young people in care and care leavers.
You will need to liaise effectively and efficiently with both internal and external partners to ensure that children and young people are safe. Therefore, your written and verbal communication would be second to none and you would be used to undertaking high quality, evidence-based assessments, analysis and the application of signs of safety.
Special Requirements for this Post
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Qualified Social Worker Requirements
– CSW/CQSW/DipSW/BA/MA in Social Work
– Proven post qualifying experience
– 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