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Children and Families Social Worker

  • Argyll and Bute, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Hollie Giddens
  • £35 - £35

Seven Social Care is looking for a qualified Children & Families Social Worker to fill an exclusive opportunity in Dunoon, Argyll and Bute. This contract is initially for 3 months, with a possible extension.

The role:

To form part of the Service Delivery Team for Children and Families. To provide high quality intervention, advice and guidance to individuals, families and groups within the community, in accordance with relevant legislation and the policies and procedures of the Department, and in a manner which will ensure that the service users of the Department are safe, and receive the highest standard of service

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide an assessment service.
  • To intervene with, and carry out direct work with children and families.
  • To discharge statutory responsibilities to children and families.
  • To undertake child protection duties.
  • To liaise with appropriate agencies on behalf of children and families.
  • To undertake responsibilities of Lead Professional for designated children and to chair Child Plan and other Meetings as agreed by Practice Lead.
  • To be part of the duty system.
  • To record all work undertaken in accordance with departmental instructions.
  • To participate in formal consultation/supervision sessions as required.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: SSSC Registered.
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a qualified Social Worker.
  • Compliance: Up to date SSSC registration and PVG.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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