Social Worker (Children in Need) in Bedfordshire

Location United Kingdom
Date Posted December 5, 2017
Category Social Workers (All Grades)
Job Type Social Work
Date ASAP – Ongoing
Location Bedfordshire
Profession Social Worker
Grade All Grades
Team Children in Care

Description

Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Qualified Social Worker in Bedfordshire.

You will complete professional assessments of need and risk in respect of service users and carers using the Department of Health and local Borough Council criteria for children in need and significant harm. Taking the lead role and responsibility, you co-ordinate the multi agency approach to prevent and address child protection issues and children in need. Undertake statutory duties under the Children Act 1989 and other legislation and guidance relating to service users and carers e.g. care proceedings, arrangements for adoption/permanency, risk assessments and investigations in relation to the protection of children. Including arrangements for obtaining and carrying out Court Orders, attending court as the Council’s representative and providing instruction to legal counsel.

The ideal candidates will hold the below experience:

  • Frontline
  • Referral & Assessment exp
  • Intake assessments exp
  • Child Protection
  • Care Proceedings
  • Qualified Social Worker Requirements
  • CSW/CQSW/DipSW/BA/MA in Social Work
  • Proven post qualifying experience in Children’s & Family environment
  • Ability to manage own case load is essential
  • Current HCPC 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 opportunities
  • 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

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