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Social Worker - Adoption Support Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Adoption
Seniority:
Social Worker, Senior Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
Stockport
Salary:
£25.02 per hour
Posted:
29/05/2019
Job Ref:
AST-91790

Social Worker - Adoption Support Team - Stockport - £25.02 per hour

We are looking to recruit an experienced Adoption Support Social Worker in Stockport. The candidate is to join our multi agency Adoption Support Team, delivering services to adopted adults , adopted children and adoptive families.  

The Social Worker will have particular responsibility for delivering our First Response service for adoptive families and will have expert knowledge in the needs of adopted children and the additional resources required to be an adoptive parent. 

They will be knowledgeable in supporting adopted adults to access their birth records and be sensitive to the issues raised during this process and will possess expert assessment skills to undertake adoption assessments of need.  

Benefits:

  • Strong Team      
  • Supportive Management      
  • Regular Supervision      
  • Friendly & Diverse Team      
  • Manageable Caseload      
  • Competitive Rate of Pay      
  • Potential Long Term Contract      
  • Mileage Expenses      
  • Great Transport Links      
  • Good Car Parking      

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
Essential Requirements:
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Post-qualified experience

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • 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: 0161 235 6976
Contact: Austin Stones

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