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Social Worker - Adoption

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Adoption
Social Worker
South West
£35 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Adoption - Torbay - up to £35 an hour

My client in Torbay is looking to fill a position within a stable adoption team in Torbay, Devon. Successful social workers will have recent involvement and experience within adoption and experience in Family Placement work, specifically Family Finding, Matching and support to Prospective Adopters. Knowledge of the attachment theory and post adoption trauma is also preferable. 

This is a rare opportunity to join a stable team and Local Authority. Successful candidates will need post qualified experience and be a car driver.

Benefits of the role as an Adoption Social Worker:
  • Good support and supervision
  • Competitive rates 
  • Access to My Liquid Rewards
The successful Adoption Social Worker will have experience of:
  • Understanding of the Adoption regulations (with preference for experience in this area although not essential) 
  • Assessment of the needs of children
  • Providing support to families in need
  • Form F Assessments
  • Conducting initial visits
  • Taking cases to panel
  • Liaising with other professionals 
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Holding complex cases
  • Viability assessments
As an Adoption Social Worker, you must be:
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Have a full, clean license 
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 scheme

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6996
Contact: Amy Ormrod

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