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Social worker - Youth Justice

Job Type:
Social Work
Youth Offending
Social Worker
East of England
£26 per hour
Job Ref:

Social worker - Youth Justice - Bedfordshire - £26 per hour

Our client in Bedfordshire is currently looking for an experienced Social Worker with Youth Justice experience. The ideal candidate will have experience working within a Youth Justice team and experience working with Asset Plus.

Benefits of the role include valuable expeirence in the following areas:

  • Undertaking assessment using asset plus
  • Intervention plans
  • Delivering interventions
  • Undertaking statutory appointments
  • Working with young people prevention unit
  • Presentence reports
  • Attending court
  • Partnership working

Duties of the successful candidate include:

  • To act as the named person for the service user and other involved professionals and agencies to contact within the Department
  • To undertake whenever necessary the duties and responsibilities of a key worker and act in accordance with the Department’s procedures and agreed protocols with agency partners
  • To undertake assessments of young people using Asset and other assessment tools
  • To manage a case load in line with local policies designed to safeguard children and young
  • people, ensuring that statutory obligations are fulfilled
  • To undertake specific direct work with young people subject to bail supervision and
  • remand, ensuring that time spent in a secure environment is minimised
  • To prepare as necessary and appropriate, a range of reports for the Referral Panel, and Youth and Crown Courts that take into account all aspects of the young persons offending including risk of re-offending and criminogenic needs and propose appropriate level of scaled interventions.
  • To update and review assessments in line with National Standards using the Asset
  • framework

You MUST be:

  • A qualified Social Worker
  • HCPC Registered
  • Full UK licence holder

Why Liquid Personnel?   

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • 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
  • “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: 0161 235 6972
Contact: Napoleon Escasinas

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