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Family Placement Team Social Worker

  • Wrexham, Wrexham, Wales
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Matthew Buckman
  • £29.9 - £29.9

Seven Social Care are currently recruiting experienced social workers to work within our Children & Young People Service Family Placement Team across Wrexham.

To provide a quality family placement service. To develop new approaches to fostering and to recruit, train, prepare and support foster parents. To help ensure the department complies with the Foster Placement Regulations 1991 the Fostering Services (Wales) Regulations 2003 and associated national minimum standards, to advise service users on relevant aspects of fostering and associated legislation, and promote an awareness of the positive value of fostering.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responding to the social work requirements of cases allocated by the Team Manager in terms of assessment, planning and reviews.
  • Engaging in individual direct casework with children, young people, and families.
  • Undertaking detailed and thorough needs assessment of referrals
  • Planning and offering a range of interventions and enabling access to services provided by the Department, other agencies, and voluntary bodies, to help children, young people and their families overcome disadvantage, problems, and difficulties.

Applicant Requirements:

Qualifications: Social Care Wales registration and BTEC Level 3 National Certificate/Diploma Children’s.

Experience: 2 Years of Social Work with Children and Young People In Need And Their Families.

Compliance: Up to date Social Care Wales/England registration and Enhanced DBS.

Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.

Hours: 37hours p/w.

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