Consultant Social Worker, Family Safeguarding | Apsley

Location: Apsley  |  Hertfordshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Alex Foden
Job Reference: 31826
Salary: £46025 - £46025
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Consultant Social Worker, Family Safeguarding

Apsley. Hertfordshire

Up to £46,025 Per Annum.

As a Consultant Social Worker you will be working in a team based in Apsley. As the post holder of this role, you will receive a competitive salary of up to £46,025 Per Annum.

About the role:

  • Family Safeguarding – Family Safeguarding Teams are multi-agency teams that work with Child Protection and Child in Need cases and conduct the majority of the care proceedings.
  • These are multi-disciplinary teams consisting of professionals in children’s and adult social work, domestic abuse, substance misuse and mental health will work together to tackle the root causes of risk in families.
  • These teams have the benefit of police support two days per week to assist with aggressive or evasive families and police colleagues will do out of hours visits during evenings and weekends to families on this programme to check on their welfare.

Requirements of the Consultant Social Worker:

  • Child Protection Experience
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant childcare legislation
  • A Social Worker Qualification
  • HCPC registration
  • Strong leadership skills to join the Safeguarding teams. This is an exciting opportunity to shape children’s social work by working closely with management while still remaining hands on.

What to expect:

  • Market Forces payment of up to £5000
  • Welcome payment of £1000 for all external appointments
  • Relocation Expenses of up to £6000 for those candidate that need to relocate for the role
  • Car lease scheme
  • Free parking at all of our sites
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Up to 33 days annual leave entitlement
  • Staff discounts in gyms, travel agents, car sales, restaurants and days out

Can you see yourself working in Hertfordshire?

Apply today.

This job is advertised by Alex Foden; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Alex on 07983 547 682 or at [email protected]