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Social Worker - Permanence Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children, Children In Need, Permanence
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Dorset
Salary:
£35 to £38 per hour
Salary Description:
£35 - £38 per hour
Posted:
14/09/2021
Job Ref:
SWK-142588

Social Worker - Permanence Team - Dorset - £35 to £38 per hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join the Permanence Team based in Dorset.

The Permanence Team supports our long-term children in care to support them to achieve good outcomes. The team in Dorset promote a relationship based, strengths based and restorative approach to our work with children and families. Previous experience within a similar role is essential.

Benefits as a Permanence Team Social Worker include:

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

Duties as a Permanence Team Social Worker include:

* Responsible for a caseload of more complex cases, providing advice to other social workers in relation to their cases.
* Provide casework supervision to other social workers in the team and may also supervise students, trainees, less experienced professional team members, support staff and volunteers.
* Participate in the planning / reviewing of cases.
* Develop and maintain effective relationships with service users, their families and carers.
* Provide advice and support and promote independence and early intervention, as necessary.
* Liaise with colleagues in own or other departments or external agencies to gather relevant information for assessment and care planning activities.
* Maintain and update case notes and other records to required ethical and quality standards.

Requirements as a Permanence 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 *

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: 0161 235 6846
Contact: South West and Wales Children's Division

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