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Social Worker - Children and Young Peoples Services

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection
Social Worker
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
£25.62 to £35 per hour
Salary Description:
£25.62 - £35 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children and Young Peoples Services - Wakefield - £25.62 - £35 per hour

We are currently looking for an experienced Social Worker to join our client's Children and Young Peoples Services based in Wakefield.

The successful Social Worker will contribute to a wide range of statutory social work activities and carry out professional social work tasks in accordance with recognised social work procedures, Signs of Safety, evidence based practice and professional social work ethics.

The benefits of this Social Worker role include:

* £25.62 - £35 per hour
* Excellent training and development opportunities
* Manageable caseloads
* Supportive team and management

Duties as a Social Worker:

* To carry out the role and responsibilities of a key worker for a caseload which will include complex and statutory work]
* To undertake assessment, planning and reviewing work concerning children in need, children subject to child protection plans and children who are looked after in care using the Signs of Safety model and a child-focused approach in accordance with agreed statutory and service procedures
* To work restoratively with children and young people, families and carers to maintain and develop effective relationships and to help them make informed decisions, enabling them to clarify and express their needs and contribute to service planning
* To be responsible for analysing information to support the ongoing needs of children, young people and their families and carers
* To work directly with children and young people to ensure that assessments and interventions are informed by their views
* To maintain and develop effective working relationships with other professionals within the directorate and with partner agencies to ensure integrated, holistic and multidisciplinary approach to the care management and safeguarding of children and young people.
* To work with children and young people, families, carers and communities to help them make informed choices and decisions, enabling them to clarify and express their needs and contribute to service planning

Essential requirements of this Family Court Advisor role:

* Qualified Social Worker, with post qualified experience in children's services
* Social Work England Registered
* Eligible to work in the UK
* A full UK license holder

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: 01615436964
Contact: Erika Taylor

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