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Family Court Advisor - CAFCASS

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Children In Need
Social Worker
East Midlands
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£29 to £29 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £29 per hour
Job Ref:

Family Court Advisor - CAFCASS - Nottingham - £29 per hour

Liquid Personnel currently have an opportunity for a Family Court Advisor to join the CAFCASS Team based in Nottingham.

The successful candidate will be working directly with vulnerable children and families to advise the family courts on the best course of action for the child or young person as well as providing case analysis and recommendations to the court.

Benefits as a CAFCASS Family Court Advisor include:

* Family court advisor role
* Flexible Working
* Non case holding
* Great offices and location

Duties as a CAFCASS Family Court Advisor include:

* Provide advanced social work-level services to children, families and courts by assessing and analysing court applications for any child protection and serious welfare issues affecting a child or young person.
* Influence those with parental responsibility to be more child-focused when needed, to advise the courts and Local Authorities about safeguarding concerns and about how a child's life can be improved, supporting judicial case management in the process.
* Ensure the service user is kept at the centre of your work through high quality direct work with children and their families as well as high quality analysis and assessment.
* Be a skilled negotiator, working persuasively with family members and professionals on behalf of children.
* Ensure the service users timescale is kept in the context of the child's journey through childhood and, where applicable, the care system, at the centre of everything you do and you must be prepared to advocate in the best interests of the child, ensuring their voice is not lost in the court arena.
* Required to be a resilient, reflective and accountable practitioner, possessing good IT and organisational skills, so that you can maintain a high throughput of outstanding casework.

Requirements as a CAFCASS Family Court Advisor 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

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: 01615436963
Contact: Jordan Glass

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