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Children’s Social Worker

  • Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Eloise Madge
  • £30 - £32.99

Children’s Social Worker – Locality Based – CIN/CP

Seven Social Care is looking for a qualified Social Worker to fill an exclusive opportunity specialising in the wellbeing of children and adults across Rotherham.

The role:

The role of a Social Worker is a key position that brings together the needs of children in need and young people, the support and management of foster carers, liaison with the placing authority and the administration and delivery of the service.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Carry out investigations and planned assessments, providing written evidence based reports for complex cases

2. Provide ongoing advice and support to children and families, including key worker responsibility for at risk children

3. Make sure that plans, agreements and reviewing and monitoring arrangements are made in child care cases, including those with child protection.

4. Be involved in the development of preventative intervention strategies and support services

5. Develop links with other agencies in the locality

6. Identify client needs and be involved with others in examining strategies to meet needs

7. Provide information, guidance and advice on availability of local services and practices relevant to work with children and families

8. Keep accurate and up-to-date records and reports of all contacts with children and families

9. Actively promote the best interests of children and families.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a qualified Social Worker in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

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