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Consultant Social Worker - Assessment Team - Permanent

Job Type:
Permanent
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East
Location:
Hemel Hempstead
Salary:
£47,025 per annum
Posted:
06/08/2019
Job Ref:
NBR-68588

Consultant Social Worker - Assessment Team - Permanent - Hemel Hempstead - up to £47,025p/a

Our client in Hertfordshire have a Consultant Social Worker vacancy in their Children's Assessment team. Duties of this social work role will include working closely with specialists to develop creative multi-disciplinary care plans for children who are subject to child protection or child in need plans. 

Benefits of this Social Work role:

  • Car lease scheme
  • Relocation package of up to £6,000
  • Excellent annual rate of pay

Duties of this Assessment Social Work role:

  • Undertaking child protection investigations and assessments of risk/need for cases which meet agreed threshold
  • Working closely with adult's specialists to develop creative multi-disciplinary care plans for children who are subject to child protection or child in need plans
  • Informing the Team Manager when they consider care/PLO proceedings may need to be initiated
  • Ensuring the Service's procedures for managing risk of significant harm to children are followed at all times and seeking appropriate advice and authorisation from managers
  • Conducting care proceedings on behalf of the Service with appropriate guidance and authorisation
  • Representing the Service in magistrates, County and High Courts
  • Instructing solicitors, counsel and expert witnesses, in care proceedings with appropriate authorisation
  • Following the Service's procedures for the authorisation 

Requirements:

  • HCPC registered
  • Social work degree
  • Post-qualified experience
  • Good assessment skills
  • Completion of the ASYE
For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Contact Details:
Tel: 03452419590
Contact: Nina Brun

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