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Social Worker – Childrens Social Care- Durham

We are seeking a Social Worker who can offer exceptional services to children eligible for adoption. We prioritize their well-being and the meticulous preparation of Child Permanence Reports. We need support for these children in care, ensuring a smooth transition into adoptive families

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough assessments and prepare detailed Child Permanence Reports.
  • Collaborate with the adoption team to identify suitable matches for children with adoptive families.
  • Provide ongoing support to children in care, ensuring their needs are met and rights protected.
  • Assist children in understanding their life stories and preparing for the transition to adoptive families.
  • Develop and implement ‘Keeping in Touch’ plans post-adoption to maintain connections beneficial to the child’s well-being.
  • Participate in team meetings and contribute to the team’s objectives.

Essential Criteria:

  • A degree in Social Work and registration with the relevant professional body.
  • Proven experience in writing Child Permanence Reports.
  • Knowledge of the adoption process and relevant legislation.
  • Ability to work empathetically with children and understand their unique stories.
  • Strong communication and team-working skills.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience in working with small, supportive teams.
  • Familiarity with therapeutic approaches beneficial for children in care.

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll and an internal ‘hours’ team
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to a specialist consultant
  • 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 £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

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.

Please ask for Erika Taylor at 01615436964 or email me on erika.taylor@liquidpersonnel.com

BH-182950  GH-22760

Social Worker – Childrens Social Care- Durham

Job details
Sector: Childrens Social Work
Location: Durham
Salary: £157.41 - £157.41 pd
Type: Temporary/ locum
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Social Worker – Childrens Social Care- Durham


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