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Senior Social Worker - Children's Assessment Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Referral and Assessment
Social Worker
East of England
Norfolk County
£32 per hour
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Senior Social Worker - Children's Assessment Team - Norfolk County - £32 an hour

We currently need a Senior Social Worker to work in a Children's Assessment Team in Norfolk. 

The Assessment and Action Team, undertakes up to 45 day assessments of section 17, section 47 cases. The turnover of cases is high and caseloads are averaging around 20 - 25 cases. The Assessment and Action Team will take cases to Initial Child Protection Conference and to Court if necessary.  The work is very varied with undertaking single assessments, initial child in care processes and also initial Court work. 
In this Assessment and Action Team  as a Senior Social Worker you will work very closely with The MASH and will attend any strategy discussions held.  There is a duty system within The Assessment and Action Team which means that a social worker will be on a duty rota and expected to deal with duty matters from The MASH and within The Assessment and Action team.  

Benefits as a Children's Assessment Senior Social Worker:
  • Stable Team
  • Regular supervision
  • Autonomy in role 
  • Training opportunities
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Long term contract 
  • Opportunity to advance into management 

Duties of this role include:

  • You will be conducting Core Assessments and work with children who are the subject of Child Protection Plans 
  • Taking on Court Work and managing cases where children are the subject of Care Proceedings.      
  • Core Assessments 
  • Child protection meetings 
  • Case conferences   
You will must be:
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A 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

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: 03452419590
Contact: Aynsley Peach

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