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Social Worker - Assessment Team

Job Type:
Permanent
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Surrey
Salary:
£33,332 to £38,354 per annum
Posted:
30/05/2018
Job Ref:
NBR72805

Social Worker - Assessment Team - Surrey - £33,332 - £38,354 + benefits

Our Client has an excellent opportunity to join one of Surreys Assessment Teams. They are looking for confident and skilled Social Workers who are determined to achieve the best for children. Working for the Assessment Team provides a real opportunity to make a difference. 

Benefits:

  • £2,000 'Golden Hello'
  • 24 days annual leave, with options to buy and sell leave
  • Relocation assistance of up to £8,000 to help you be closer to work
  • Savings on childcare vouchers
  • Where possible, we offer flexible working, mobile phones and laptops.
  • Local government salary-related pension offered

About the role:

  • Supporting our social workers with their career development is a priority for us. In Surrey we ensure that our social workers have manageable workloads, regular supervision, and through annual appraisals you will be have the opportunity for career development and pay progression.
  • As social worker in one of our front line social work teams you will hold a mixed and varied caseload.
  • You will undertake assessments of children through direct work.
  • Work with families and partnership organisations.
  • You will develop child centred plans and implement and review these with the child, family and professional network. 
  • Within the role you will be expected to maintain high standards of professional practice, working at all times in the best interests of children and young people, ensuring that there are clear evidence based assessments and plans in place on all allocated cases and who have the ability to convey their analysis and planning through presentation and written reports. 
  • We want to recruit social workers who are able to deliver effective interventions to achieve significant long term improvements for children.
  • As a member of the Assessment Team, you will be working with children from pre-birth to 18, in a fast paced and dynamic environment.
  • Work in the Assessment Team is supported by strong management, regular supervision and a culture of learning and development, with opportunities to access a range of training activities.

Requirements:

  • Be eligible to work within in the U.K.
  • Full UK driving license and daily access to a car
  • That you are a qualified social worker with HCPC and have a social work degree
  • Have completed the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE)
  • A broad knowledge of social work practice and legislation, including safeguarding
  • An ability to demonstrate excellent assessment and analysis skills

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 046 6215
Contact: Nina Brun

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