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Children's Social Worker

Location: GREATER MANCHESTER, LANCASHIRE Salary: 21.46 - 26.88 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Care Job Type: Contract
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 1
Posted: 8 days ago Reference: 3188676
My client is looking for a number of social workers to work across their children’s locality and Duty teams. They are offering fantastic benefits in exchange for hard working and enthusiastic social workers.


Main duties include:
• To carry out assessments of children in need, including those in need of protection and looked after children.
• To co-ordinate service provision to meet the needs of those children.
• To carry out reviews and statutory visits in accordance with statutory and service procedures.
• To carry out direct work with children and their families in order to meet their assessed need.
• To respect and promote the needs of children arising from their racial, cultural, religious and linguistic background.
• To supervise children on behalf of Authority, as directed by the court.
• To recruit, assess and develop foster/kinship carers and adoptive parents as required

What they can offer:

• Flexible working opportunities
• Mobile working – own laptop and iPhone
• Newly refurbished offices
• Social Work teams centrally located together
• Supportive and friendly working environment
• Free access to 200 + online training courses
• Comprehensive workforce development programme
• Aspiring managers programme
• Individual licence to access Research in Practice resources
• Buddying & Mentoring
• Effective induction programme
• Robust supervision model
• Professional practice forum sessions

They require:

• At least 1 year post qualifying experience
• Be able to undertake effective assessments
• Enthusiasm
• The ability to manage a complex case load

If you have the required experience and feel this is the role for you please apply below.
Even if this role is not quite right for you, if you know any other Qualified Social Workers pass their details on to me or give my details to them, for every successful referral I receive from you, you could get up to £250 in vouchers!!!!!
Kayleigh.navarro@reedglobal.com or 0151 242 6428

This role requires an Enhanced DBS and full HCPC/CCW registration.

Why REED and what can we offer?
• Dedicated expert consultant
• Online timesheets and pay management
• Automatic invoicing (Ltd Co)
• Regular progress reports and face to face reviews
• Office hours 8am – 6pm to provide support/service
• Recommend a friend bonus for referrals
• Substantial continuing professional development (CPD) Fund to put towards training and other development
• Reed rewards and Holiday pay (PAYE only)
• Personalised CV service

REED Liverpool now cover the following areas: Liverpool, St Helens, Knowsley, Powys, Anglesey, Trafford, Stockport, Wirral, Shropshire, Tameside, Oldham, Wrexham, Flintshire, Denbigshire, Conwy, Betsi, Bolton Wigan, Rochdale, Bury, Blackpool, Lancashire, Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester, Warrington, Salford, Halton and Sefton !!!
Key Words:
Social Worker, Duty, Assessment, HCPC, Safeguarding, Children, Families, Court, care plans, multi-agency, young people, investigate, risk, neglect, communities, team.



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