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Job Reference: 48702

QSW – Contact, Assessment, Intervention

  • West Sussex, West Sussex, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Cherie Harper
  • £33 - £33

Seven Social care is looking for a Social Worker in Durrington to work in the Children and Family team

QSW – Contact, Assessment and Intervention

Start: ASAP

£33 per hour

Key Responsibilities:

      Experience of Undertaking Child and Family Assessments

S.47 inquiries and intervention and planning for `Children in Need`

Required to use professional knowledge to assess, monitor and review social care needs of individuals, relatives and carers and to arrange the provision of appropriate care services.

Must be capable of devising individual care plans based on needs and risks and take appropriate action, in conjunction with other agencies, to protect vulnerable people.

Required to manage an agreed case load, offer support and guidance and monitor, review and reassess care packages/services to ensure continued effectiveness.

To investigate complaints of alleged neglect, abuse or ill-treatment of children; undertake assessments and, where appropriate, arrange accommodation for children, young people; maintaining appropriate personal/ professional boundaries.

Work with children and young people, families, carers and communities to help them make informed decisions, enabling them to clarify and express their needs and contribute to service planning.

Liaise with colleagues in own and other departments and external agencies in order to gather information relevant to assessment and care planning activities.

To maintain an awareness of own professional limitations and knowledge gaps. To make effective use of supervision and appraisal as an opportunity to critically reflect on casework and to identify learning and development needs to continually improve upon practice; and to support CPD. To demonstrate the standards of proficiency as required by the HCPC in order to maintain registration.

To work within the organisation’s professional policy and procedures and code of conduct.

Passionate about making a positive difference to the lives of children and young people.

Applicant Requirements:

Knowledge/ Experience:

  • Experienced social worker
  • Professional Social Work qualification (CQSW, CSS, DipSw).
  • HCPC REGISTERED
  • Knowledge of relevant childcare legislation and Government Guidance.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to relate to children and young people.

Compliance: Proof of ability to work and live in the UK.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social care is a leading provider of residential support workers and local social workers, to specialist substance misuse recovery workers and criminal justice court workers; we’re passionate about working closely with our candidates to find opportunities which really work for them. That is how we ensure we deliver exceptional candidates for every role.

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