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Senior Practitioner – Assessment & Safeguarding

  • Darlington, County Durham, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Hollie Giddens
  • £181.02 - £181.02

Seven Social Care are looking for several Qualified Social Workers based in Darlington. You will be working in the Assessment & Safeguarding Teams on an on-going contract.

The role:

We require 4 experienced social workers who will form a project team and be part of the setup of our 5th Assessment & Safeguarding Team (Team E). Successful candidates will hold a mixture of cases ranging through CIN, CP and Court Cases. There will be the expectation to hold more complex cases. The Assessment & Safeguarding teams cover from assessment through to step down or case closure with the exception of long term foster care cases which transfer to our Looked After Through Care team.

Key Responsibilities:

· To carry out statutory duties and responsibilities to safeguard and achieve good outcomes for children and young people in Darlington.

· Based on developed expertise and knowledge, take on management of the more complex cases within the team and contribute to team development.

· Low caseloads.

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: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

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