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Senior Practitioner/ Social Worker - Children's Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Children In Need, Family Court
Social Worker
East London, London
£32 to £35 per hour
Salary Description:
£32 - £35 per hour
Job Ref:

Senior Practitioner/ Social Worker - Children's Team - East London - £32 to £35 per hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting a Senior Practitioner or a Social Worker to join the Children's Team based in East London.

The successful Social Worker will carry out duties such as Section 47 investigations, duty work: making referrals and Assessments and writing reports. Therefore, experience in a similar role is essential.

Benefits of this Social Worker role include:

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

Duties of this Social Worker role include:

* Completing single assessments of parents and the potential risk to their child/children
* Undertaking Child Protection and Child in need home visits
* Writing court reports
* Actively contributing to team working, supporting colleagues, covering for colleagues in their absence and taking part in team meetings
* Prepare Child Protection conference report and Looked after child review reports * Prepare court reports for care proceedings
* Prepare care plans for children and young persons
* Attend and participate in Child Protection conference and Reviews and Attend and participate in Looked after child review
* Organise and chair core group meetings with other professionals
* Participate in Strategy meeting with other professionals and Attend and Chair placement planning meetings for Looked after children
* Prepare and monitor and review care packages for looked after children
* Organise and chair to prepare and review Child in Need agreement meetings with other professionals
* Attend and contribute to various multi-disciplinary meetings these include Child Protection Conferences, Child in Need Meetings, complex professionals meeting and Pre-proceedings meetings under the Public Law Outline

Essential requirements of this Social Worker role 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.


Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 046 6217
Contact: London Children Division

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