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Throughcare Social Worker

  • Stafford, Staffordshire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Alistair Guite
  • £29.93 - £32.34

Seven Social Care is looking for a Qualified Throughcare Social Worker / Senior Social Worker to take on an exclusive opportunity within the Newcastle Under Lyme region of Staffordshire County Council.

The Role:

As a throughcare social worker you will be acting as a link worker for service users that are Children Looked after and potential Adopters and Foster carers. The role is a key position that brings together the needs of looked after children and young people, the support and management of foster carers, liaison with the placing authority and the administration and delivery of the service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Dealing with complex cases, including assessment and appropriate management of risks and providing casework supervision to other team members.
  • Provide Casework supervision to other Social Workers
  • Supervise students, trainees, less experienced team members, support staff or volunteers.
  • Act as a recognised expert within the specialist field.
  • Chair a range of meetings
  • Offer expert support to case conferences.
  • Produce high quality assessments and reports.

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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