Senior Social Worker - Child Protection - Derbyshire - up to £35 per hour
We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Social Worker to join the Child Protection Team in Ripley, Derbyshire.
The successful Senior Social Worker will be joining a busy children and families team so previous experience in a similar role is essential along with experience of court work and legal processes. Interviews are aiming to be set up this week so apply today to avoid disappointment.
Benefits as a Child Protection Senior Social Worker include:
* Increased pay rates
* Supportive management
* Reflective supervision
* Potential for longer term placements
Duties as a Child Protection Senior Social Worker include:
* Supervise and coordinate the work of professionals including allocation of caseloads or other caring staff giving guidance, advice and feedback.
* Ensure that clear organisation and direction is provided and that training needs are identified and met.
* Carry out specialist assessments and casework, ensuring that these are precise and effective.
* Monitor service delivery through feedback and informal complaints, ensuring that complaints are processed and rectified, and that future service delivery is adjusted as appropriate
* Take necessary action in accordance with Safeguarding procedures to protect vulnerable people.
* Liaise internally and externally and work with colleagues from other agencies to ensure children and young people's interests are supported.
* Plan, deliver and oversee interventions for a complex caseload and where appropriate review cases.
* Professionally mentor and support other colleagues.
Requirements as a Child Protection Senior Social Worker include:
* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.