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Social Worker - Fostering and Court Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Referral and Assessment, Fostering
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
Manchester
Salary:
£25.02 per hour
Posted:
02/10/2018
Job Ref:
UHA-78751

Social Worker - Fostering and Court Team - Manchester - £25.02 per hour

I am recruiting for a Fostering and Court team social worker on a busy connected persons assessment team. The Social Worker must have excellent assessment and writing skills and must be confident completing complex assessments to short timescales. 

Candidates must be experienced and confident working within the fostering and court arena. The social worker will be completing initial viabilities and full form C assessments for court and for fostering panel. The social worker must be able to manage a complex caseload, complete assessments to a high standard and communicate with a variety of professionals, arena's and families. 

Benefits as a Social Worker:

  • CV enhancement      
  • Office Hours      
  • Supportive working environment      
  • Competitive rate of pay      

The successful Fostering Social Worker will have SOME experience of:   

  • Providing support/supervision to Foster Carers
  • Form F Assessments    
  • Children and Family Assessments
  • Undertaking Initial Screening
  • Assessing prospective Foster Carers    
  • Conducting initial visits
  • Reg 24 Assessments    
  • Taking cases to panel    
  • Liaising with other professionals     
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation       
  • Viability Assessments
  • Connected persons assessments
  • SGOs - Special Guardianship Orders
  • PLO process
  • Conducting duty tasks
  • Assessment of kinship carers

As a Fostering Social Worker, you must be:

  • HCPC/ registered    
  • Eligible to work in the UK    
  • Full UK license holder

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 

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

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: 01612356960
Contact: Usman Hameed

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