Qualified Social Worker - Hull

  • Location:

    Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Madge Smith

  • Contact email:

    madge.smith@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/521060

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-10

  • Startdate:

    05/08/2019

HULL
£37 - £39 PER HOUR
QUALIFIED SOCIAL WORKER - CHILDREN'S SERVICES

We are looking to recruit; A Social Worker for Hull within Children's Services on a temporary basis. The successful Social Worker will have post qualifying experience of working as a Social Worker within the Children's Sector.

The successful candidate will be working in a well-structured, organised team who are growing their social work staffing levels

Responsibilities of the role include:

* To promote and safeguard the welfare of children, young people and/or vulnerable adults (Service Area to include where appropriate)

* Contributes to the overarching strategy in Hull Children's Social Care Services - to ensure that the team actively plans for safety, permanency and stability for children and young people regardless of the setting in which they live and to actively support children to live at home safely.

* Works in partnership with colleagues, parents and carers, ensuring that child-centred, systemic practice is the principal standard and framework for all work undertaken with children, young people and families.

* Engages in critical reflection and constructive challenge within the course of working with colleagues, other agencies and with children, young people and families.

* Undertakes specific pieces of direct work with children, young people and families both individually and co-working with colleagues as directed by the Team Manager.

* Actively engages in weekly team meetings; ensuring focused and purposeful social work is undertaken with all cases.

* Works with colleagues in the team to ensure that children, young people and families are regularly and actively communicated with.

* Works with colleagues in the team to ensure that case recording is up to date and that required information is available for a variety of purposes e.g. core groups, multi-agency meetings, strategy meetings, panels, court, case conferences and looked after children reviews.

* Engages in the professional decision-making process with colleagues in relation to complex/high risk cases.

* Engages in the professional decision-making process with colleagues in relation to complex/high risk cases.

To be considered for this role you must be a Qualified Social Worker and have significant experience in children's social work.
* HCPC Registration
* 4 years post qualifying experience within the UK Social Care Sector
* Enhanced DBS/CRB
* Eligibility to work in the UK
* A full UK license holder

Search Consultancy operates a competitive referral scheme whereby we award £200 to any Qualified Social Worker who goes on to work at least 4 weeks in a temporary position. Please call Madge on 0161 835 8772 for further details

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age