Ref. 60358

Child and Family Worker

  • Location: Sunderland, England
  • Salary: £13.91 - £13.91 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a number of temporary Child and Family Workers to work with Sunderland City Council. These positions are initially for a period of 4 months and is paying £13.91 per hour via an umbrella company.

The role:

To support social workers who have case responsibility for children who are subject to Child Protection Plans (CP) or Child in Need Plans (CIN) and Looked After Child Plans (LAC), this will include family support work, direct work with children including life story work, and facilitating and supervising contact between looked after children and their parents and family.

The child and family worker will also contribute to assessments, plans and court statements and will assist in the delivery of CP, LAC and CIN plans.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To contribute to the delivery of Child in Need and Child Protection Plans and Looked After Children Plans as directed by the supervision social worker
  • To transport children as required, which may include travelling outside of the City of Sunderland.
  • To ensure case recording is accurate and up to date, in order that high quality reports are produced for meetings and reviews at a standard that can be produced at court if required.
  • To establish effective working relationships with children, families and professionals to achieve best outcomes for children.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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