Our client, a Local London Borough is seeking a Qualified Assessing Social Worker to join their Fostering Services Team
Pay rate is £32.00 per day (umbrella).
The role will involve/require the following:
- Understand the needs of looked after children, have a passion for family placements for children in care.
- Have a thorough knowledge of safeguarding, fostering services and related agendas, practice and policies, as well as thorough knowledge of all associated legislation.
- Have experience of working directly with children, young people, families and carers.
- Have knowledge of the assessment process and be able to evidence effective assessment and report writing skills.
- Evidence ability to provide quality and timely assessments of mainstream, emergency foster carers and supported lodgings providers, evidence of robust assessment skills is required.
- Have the ability to remain organised, formulate and maintain accurate plans, reports and records and the ability to meet deadlines is essential.
- Have at least 2 years of post-qualifying experience in assessing prospective carers and must have a relevant social work qualification and registration.
Are you considering a move? If not, could you pass this on to your friends and colleagues? – we are offering £250 for every successful recommendation!!
Requirements of the role:
- Currently registered with Social Work England;
- Have a degree in Social Work;
- Experience working in a similar role
If this isn’t the job for you, please have a think about whether you can recommend a friend or colleague – we are offering **£250** PER successful recommendation.
Please also remember we offer a substantial CPD fund!! Our Social Workers utilise their funds for training courses, books or to fund their trips to conferences and other relevant events. This can often be £500++++ !!! (depending on hours/days worked)
Would you consider joining us? I’m free to talk every week-day from 8am onwards and happy to take evening calls too if it’s easier. And if we’re very lucky, perhaps you might tell your friends too – don’t forget we offer £250 per successful referral.
CALL: 0151 242 6248