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Social Worker - Adoption Assessments

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Adoption
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Devon
Salary:
£38 per hour
Posted:
19/11/2018
Job Ref:
KRA-81712

Social Worker - Adoption Assessments - Devon - Up to £38 per hour 

Our client in Devon are looking for Social Workers / a Social Worker to carry out individual pieces of assessment work for the court and for the foster panel. These are assessments of family members and connected persons for children who cannot live with their birth parents. 

In this role you will work in a team of 9 social workers. This work would also be optional for one social worker to carry out all those assessments, with an estimate of 25-30 hrs per week for a period of 3 months. There is the option for this to be paid on an hourly basis or an assessment rate, depending on the candidates preference. 

Successful Social Workers will need to be experienced with previous post qualifying experience in Children’s Social Work with good report writing skills who can work independently and with guidance, and in interest to work with wider family. 

Benefits of the role as a Adoption Social Worker:
  • Autonomous working in the role 
  • Competitive rates of pay 
  • Working from home 
  • Access to my liquid rewards 
  • Access to liquid Training events 
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
Requirements:
  • 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 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 schemes

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 236 5973
Contact: Kate Raistrick

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