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Senior Social Worker - Family Support and Safeguarding

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Child Protection, Family Support
Seniority:
Social Worker, Senior Social Worker
Region:
South East, London
Location:
Kingston upon Thames
Salary:
£30 to £34 per hour
Posted:
23/11/2018
Job Ref:
HRA81573

Senior Social Worker - Family Support and Safeguarding - Kingston - £30 - £34p/h

A social worker is needed for a family support and safeguarding team in the London borough of Kingston upon Thames. The ideal candidate will have recent experience of working within children and families services and/or long term social work.

You will be required to have your own caseload but this will be manageable as the maximum is 17 for children on CP plans. There are also few cases which are are subject to PLO and care proceedings.  

Benefits of this Senior Social Work role:

  • Good transport links  
  • Supportive team   
  • Potential for long term advancement   
  • Zip car access 
  • Caseload of max 17 children on CIN/CP 

As a Senior Social Worker in a Family Support role you will:

  • Undertake activity in line with statutory requirements, legislation, procedures & guidance
  • Contribute to safeguarding investigations and child protection planning where appropriate
  • Complete reports to a high quality standard and within timescale 
  • Undertake social work assessments that are purposeful, timely and of high quality
  • Attend, and make relevant preparations for, any meetings/reviews in regard to case planning for children
  • Ensure accurate and up-to-date record keeping (including electronic databases/client records) 
  • Facilitate the participation of parents, children & young people
  • Prepare for, and work with individuals, families, carers, groups and communities to assess their needs and circumstances
Essential requirements:

  • HCPC registered
  • Previous, post-qualified experience
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A social work qualification

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: 0207 046 6207
Contact: Haaris Rashid

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