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Social Worker - Looked After Children

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Looked After Children, Children In Need
Social Worker
Enfield, London
£35 to £35 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £35 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Looked After Children - Enfield - £35 per hour

We are currently recruiting for an Advanced Social Worker to join the Looked after Children's Team in Enfield.

The successful Social Worker will be confident, skilled and determined to achieve the best for Looked after Children and gaining their permanency.

Benefit's as a Children's Social Worker include:

* Good Transport links.
* Competitive pay rates.
* Supportive management team.

Duties as a Children's Social Worker include:

* Supporting children living with relatives, foster families, perspective adopters or older children living in children's homes.
* Responsibility for complex and varied cases.
* Ensuring children's safety and supporting them towards independence whilst fulfilling the council's obligations as a corporate parent.
* Involved in permanency planning for children and ensuring their holistic need are met in their long-term placement.
* Required to prepare reports and attend court to represent the Local Authority.
* Supervising students care coordinators and personal advisors depending on need.
* Developing meaningful relationships with children through regular visits, assessments and reviewing their care plans, to understand and interpret their wishes and champion them to reach their full potential.
* Liaising with professionals to ensure that a child/young person receives appropriate care, education and health services.

Requirements as a Children's Social Worker include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

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

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: 02070466214
Contact: Tom Hegarty

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