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Social Worker - Court Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Looked After Children, Family Court
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Sutton, London
Salary:
£35 to £35 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £35 per hour
Posted:
10/06/2021
Job Ref:
LDK-135537

Social Worker - Court Team - Sutton - £35 per hour

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join the Children's Court Team in Sutton.

The successful Social Worker will be working with children and young people, completing reports and care plans for Looked After Children reviews and court cases.

Benefits as a Court Team Social Worker include:

* Competitive pay rate
* Long contracts for good performance
* Supportive team and management
* Progression opportunities
* Flexible working available

Duties as a Court Team Social Worker include:

* Manage cases within court proceedings from initial hearing to final and then to adoption if need.
* Produce a good standard of report writing and be able to give evidence in court.
* Managing Looked after Children and children with Child Protection plans.
* Undertake viability assessments and parenting assessments.
* Responsible for a complex case load of children and young people, conducting a range of assessments whilst listening to the views of the people you're supporting.
* Experience of Court Work and sound knowledge of legislation and guidance.
* Ability to manage a large and complex case load.
* Whilst using best practice and ensuring all legislative requirements are met, you will deliver quality children's plans in a pro-active and timely manner, with a strong emphasis on the child's voice.
* Empower children, young people and their families/carers by listening to their views.
* Provide written reports, in a variety of different formats as required by the receiver of the court.
* Able to analyse information and make informed decisions easily.

Requirements as a Court Team Social Worker include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

Why Liquid Personnel?

* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Twice weekly payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service
* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
* "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

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Contact Details:
Tel: 0203 078 9569
Contact: London Kids Division

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