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Social Worker - Family Support Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Family Support
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
Trafford
Salary:
£21 to £25 per hour
Posted:
14/06/2017
Job Ref:
MMU-59961

Social Worker - Family Support Team - Trafford - £21 - £25ph 

Trafford are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative, experienced Social Worker with a commitment and passion for improving partnership working and providing an effective multi-agency response to children in need of protection and providing support to children, young people and their families. The successful candidate must have experience working with children and families and strong assessment and communication skills. 

Benefits of this role as a Family Support Social Worker:
  • Outstanding support from experienced managers
  • Manageable work load
  • Regular supervision
  • Quality training and the opportunity to build on your strengths
  • Access to 'My Liquid Rewards' bonus scheme
As a Family Support Social Worker, your responsibilities will include:
  • Working with children and young people and their families following an initial assessment
  • Undertaking core assessments and manage Child Protection cases and initiate care proceedings where necessary
  • Providing family support
  • Working in partnership with other agencies to safeguard children and achieve positive outcomes
  • Receiving and participating in regular supervision meetings
  • As a Family Support Social Worker, you will have experience of:
  • Undertaking core assessments
  • Working and providing a multi-agency response to children in need of protection
  • Working with children on the Child Protection register and initiating care proceedings
  • Sound knowledge of legislation relevant to the post and an insight into the issues facing children and their families
  • Strong communication and assessment skills and developing effective working relationships
As a Family Support Social Worker, you must be:
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
Why Liquid Personnel?

Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
Free DBS and compliance service
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
“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
Twice weekly payroll
Free social work training events and CPD webinars
Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6833
Contact: Melissa Murphy

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