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Social Worker - Adoption Support Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Adoption
Social Worker
North West
Stockport & Regional
£25.02 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Adoption Support Team - Stockport & Regional - £25.02ph      
An experienced Adoption Support Social Worker required to undertake Adoption Support Assessments for Adoption Counts for Stockport Council. This unique role is a regional adoption agency joining together 5 Local Authorities: Stockport , Cheshire East, Manchester, Salford, and Trafford. This role would primarily cover the South (Stockport & Cheshire East) with the office base in Wythenshawe. 

Due to the nature of the role you must be able to complete a variety of assessments to a set timescale and have the ability to work under pressure. will also be expected to be child centred, have experience of working with families and children with a plan for adoption and have had some experience of working within families directly.         

Benefits of this role as an Adoption Social Worker:
  • Good rate of pay
  • Potential long term contracts
  • Career progression 
  • CV enhancement
  • Manageable workload
  • Covering a wide geographical area
The successful Adoption Social Worker will have experience of:  
  • Liaising with other professionals 
  • Preferably a knowledge and understanding/experience of Adoption
  • Working within Care planning and family for Children with a plan for Adoption
  • Looked after Children Reviews
  • Working on a placement order and/or working in Post Adoption
  • Completing assessments and supporting families in port adoption
  • Working with children on the Child Protection Register, Looked after Children and Duty and Assessment
  • Attending and giving evidence in court 
  • Working within busy authorities and able to manage a caseload effectively
  • Working with Public Law Outline (PLO) 
  • Single Assessments 
  • Case conferences 
  • Parenting Assessments
As an Adoption Social Worker, you MUST be:
  • HCPC registered 
  • Eligible to work in the UK 
  • Experienced with extensive post qualified experience
  • A full UK license holder 
Why Liquid Personnel?

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Twice weekly payroll 
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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 238 7491
Contact: Emma Cousins

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