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Social Worker - Child Protection

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Children In Need
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Lewisham, London
Salary:
£32 to £35 per hour
Salary Description:
£32 - £35 per hour
Posted:
28/01/2021
Job Ref:
LDK-125972

Social Worker - Child Protection - Lewisham - £32 - £35 per hour

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join a Child Protection Team based in Lewisham.

The successful Social Worker will have experience within a court environment and supervising staff. You will implement, monitor and review plans within multi-agency meetings relating to the assessed complex needs of children, young people and their families/courts in all cases.

Benefits of this Child Protection Social Worker role:

* Competitive pay rate for surrounding area
* Long contracts for good performance
* Supportive management
* Flexible working opportunities
* Progression opportunities

Responsibilities of this Child Protection Social Worker role:

* Maintain performance and develop practice and experience in line with personal targets as agreed with line manager through supervision
* Work to the agreed quality standard for the service
* To maintain personal and professional training and development to meet the challenging demands of the job
* Compile reports to case conferences and court/statutory panels in accordance with statutory procedures and practice
* To be responsible for complex caseloads allocated by a team manager which may include complex case assessment and supervision, including planned intensive interventions of looked after children, parents, carers, child protection and children in need
* Develop effective working partnerships with those within their families, carers and significant others in the light of the child/young person
* Liaise and work with other professionals and agencies to achieve optimal outcomes for children and young people, and that services are 'joined up' in approach

Essential requirements of this Adoption Assessment Social Worker role:

* Social Work England registration
* Degree or equivalent in Social Work
* Eligible 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
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* 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 466 6214
Contact: London Children's Division

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