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Senior Social Worker - Looked After Children

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Looked After Children, Children In Need
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
West Midlands
Location:
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary:
£32.34 to £32.34 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £32.34 per hour
Posted:
24/03/2021
Job Ref:
LMC-130744

Senior Social Worker - Looked After Children - Coventry - £32.34 per hour

Liquid Personnel currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Social Worker to join the Looked after Children Team at Coventry City Council.

This role will include Child Protection work, Court Work, attending Looked after Children reviews and working alongside other professionals in order to promote plans for vulnerable children, therefore previous Looked after Children and Court experience is essential,

Benefits as a Looked After Children Senior Social Worker include:

* Excellent rate of pay
* Flexible home working
* Supportive team management
* Manageable caseloads
* Potential for long term contracts

Duties as a Looked After Children Senior Social Worker include:

* Responsible for a caseload of more complex cases, providing advice to other social workers in relation to their cases.
* Develop and maintain effective relationships with service users, their families and carers.
* Maintain and update case notes and other records to required ethical and quality standards.
* Provide advice and support and promote independence and early intervention, as necessary.
* Write high quality reports as required and where required give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings.
* Liaise with colleagues in own or other departments or external agencies to gather relevant information for assessment and care planning activities.
* Be familiar with local resource networks and undertake capacity building with individuals, families, communities, user groups and voluntary organisations.
* Participate in the planning / reviewing of cases.

Requirements as a Looked After Children 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 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: 0161 974 1622
Contact: Liam McNally

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