Social Worker – LAC Team

Location: Redhill  |  Nottinghamshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Romi Gooden
Job Reference: VLC_35787
Salary: £38312 - £38312
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a qualified Social Worker to fill an exclusive opportunity working within a Looked After Children’s Team based in the borough of Reigate & Banstead.

The role:

You’ll be taking on challenging and rewarding work, assisted by high quality supervision from experienced managers who are committed to making the improvements required to ensure that children and their families receive a good service. There is also a firm commitment to ensuring you have manageable caseloads – allowing you to do the work that you need to do for children.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Completing statutory visits to looked after children
  • Ensuring their needs are met and their voice is heard and incorporated into all planning
  • Completing court statements and attending court where necessary
  • Ensuring written evidence of all work is completed in a timely manner
  • Ensuring PEP reviews are attended regularly
  • Working closely with family and other professionals to ensure the holistic needs are met
  • Completing of pathway assessment for children due to transition to leaving care team

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience: 1 year working with Children as a qualified Social Worker in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration, DBS and completed ASYE Programme (for candidates who have qualified post 2012)
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 36 hours p/w

What to expect:

  • Generous Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays.
  • Annual Appraisals.
  • Welcome bonus of £2,000.
  • Relocation allowance up to £8,000 (subject to criteria).
  • A wide variety of training and development opportunities.
  • Flexible working options.
  • Commitment to Career Progression.
  • Childcare vouchers, season ticket loan and subsidised gym membership.
  • Many more benefits under an internal rewards scheme.

This job is advertised by Vincent Lagos Colombel; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Vincent on 07520 634 851.