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Social Worker - Children in Care

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East
Location:
Buckinghamshire
Salary:
£35 per annum
Posted:
04/04/2018
Job Ref:
APE70548

Social Worker - Children in Care - Buckinghamshire - Up to £35 p/h 

Buckinghamshire County Council are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Children in Care Team in Aylesbury. This is an opportunity to join a busy fast-paced team with a supportive management. To apply, successful applicants must have experience of Court work, conducting statutory visits for Looked after Children, review meetings and LAC reviews.  

Benefits of this role: 

  • Great management structure providing regular supervision
  • Experienced and supportive team
  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Good level of client interaction
  • Training opportunities with Liquid Personnel

As a Children in Care Social Worker, you must have experience in: 

  • Conducting Single Assessments in a timely and concise manner to inform decision making
  • Gaining children's wishes and feelings, make observations of non-verbal children and their parents
  • Court experience and progress initial Looked After Children Plans
  • Knowledge of the Children's Act 1989 and all subsequent amendments and related child care legislation
  • Knowledge of secondary practise guidance and using assessment tools  
  • Work in a child focused manner and meeting deadlines without compromising the quality of assessments

As a Children in Care Social Worker, you must be: 

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Hold a full UK driver's license

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

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 6841
Contact: Aynsley Peach

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