Advanced Social Worker (Children)

  • J24 Resourcing
  • Doncaster, United Kingdom
  • Feb 05, 2019
Ongoing Social Worker (Qualified)

Job Description

J24 Resourcing Limited is a specialist recruitment company operating in the Health and Social Care Sectors, providing both temporary and permanent recruitment solutions to a broad range of clients throughout the UK across a multitude of settings including hospitals, mainstream residential homes, looked after children accommodation, secure units, PRU's, nursing homes, day centres, sheltered accommodation and supported housing schemes in addition to services in the community.

J24 Resourcing Limited is an approved National Clinical Staffing Framework agency.

 

Provide a local professional social care service for children, young people and families in need;

  • Social worker with at least 5 years post qualification experience required to work in a busy Locality team undertaking child protection, child in need and court work. The team picks work up after Single Assessment/ ICPC etc and works through to a permanence plan or completion
  • Contribute to a range of voluntary and statutory social work activities and carry out professional social work tasks in accordance with recognised social work procedures, evidence based practice and professional social work ethics;
  • Manage a case load of “children in need” “at risk of significant harm and / or “looked after,” adhering to legislative and procedural requirements, ensuring the best possible outcomes for the children concerned.

 

The role involves experience of Looked After Children aged 16 upwards so experience in this area is a necessity. Experience of leaving care teams, transitions and preparation of independence work. Knowledge of young people who have experienced trauma and/or those who have complex needs is a distinct advantage.

 

J24 Resourcing offer:

 

Flexible Hours

 

Competitive rates of pay

 

Staff Benefits and Discount scheme

 

Referral bonus

 

Dedicated team

 

24 hours on call service

 

 

 

 

Specialty

Child, Family and School Social Workers

Hours per week

37

Client

Various