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Social Worker/ Senior Social Worker – Wandsworth – Referral & Assessment Team

A Social Worker/ Senior Social Worker is required to join a Referral & Assessment Team based in Wandsworth.

The successful candidate will be working collaboratively with your colleagues across the service and the partnership to deliver a high-quality and responsive social work service in Referral and Assessment (RAS).

Benefits of this Social Worker/ Senior Social Worker role include:

  • £5,000 welcome payment
  • £3,000 retention payment
  • Performance Related Salary Progression scheme
  • 31 days annual leave
  • Pension Scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • New technology scheme
  • Interest-free loans on annual travel cards
  • Discounts at many leisure activities, restaurants, shops and other establishments
  • A wide range of developmental opportunities are also offered

Responsibilities of this Social Worker/ Senior Social Worker role include:

  • Bring together and co-ordinate the team around the child to ensure a multidisciplinary approach to APIR and safeguarding
  • Establish and develop collaborative working with allied health and social care practitioners from children’s and adults’ services
  • Promote and model effective working arrangements with schools, children’s centres and other settings
  • Act as the lead professional in statutory cases that require a qualified social worker, including child protection, care proceedings and looked after children cases
  • Undertake the full range of social work tasks with children in need and their families; assessment, planning, implementation and review (APIR)

Essential requirements of this Social Worker/ Senior Social Worker role include:

  • You will need a relevant social work qualification and Social Work England registration
  • Legal right to work in the UK
  • Qualified as a social worker 
  • UK Driving License holder

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Social Worker/ Senior Social Worker – Wandsworth – Referral & Assessment Team

Job details
Sector: Social work
Location: Wandsworth
Salary: £40,000 - £43,887 pa
Type: Permanent