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Social Worker - Adoption Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Adoption
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East, London
Location:
Sutton
Salary:
£32 per hour
Posted:
14/11/2018
Job Ref:
LO-80141

Social Worker - Adoption Team - Sutton - Up to £32 per hour

The Adoption and Permanence Team is responsible for the recruitment, training and assessment of prospective adopters, family finding for Sutton children who have a plan for adoption and for the assessment and provision of adoption support needs and services for those affected by adoption. The Team also assesses Regulation 24 foster carers (connected persons) and provides special guardianship assessments to the court. The team benefits from the work of two designated post adoption and post special guardianship support workers.   

Benefits as an Adoption Social Worker:

  • Competitive rate   
  • Stable Authority   
  • Ofsted rated Good in 2017  

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 *

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: 0207 167 6799
Contact: Leah Owen

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