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Children's Social Worker

  • Location:

    Barry

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £33 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

  • Contact email:

    ascargill@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    AS-54

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-21

  • Startdate:

    2020-01-24

 
Akton Recruitment are looking for a professional and experienced Children’s Social Worker to join the Intake & Family Support Team for the local authority in the Vale Of Glamorgan, this is a qualified social work role, and it is essential that you hold a HCPC registration and an up to date, Enhanced DBS to be considered.
The initial contract for this role ends 01/08/2020 with a performance review as its coming to an end. You will be working 37 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 08:30 – 17:00 at £33 per hour.
Roles/Responsibilities:
  • Undertaking Wellbeing Assessments
  • Undertaking Child Protection Enquiries under Section 47 of the Children's Act of 1989
  • Providing support and intervention to families and children in need
  • Liaising/ Working close with partnership agencies to safeguard and support the families and meet the children/ young people's needs
  • Compiling Initial Child Protection Conference reports
  • Convening and chairing Core Group Meetings
  • Initiating and implementing Child Protection Plans
  • Working within pre-proceedings and Public Law Outline
  • Initiating Care Proceedings
  • Reviewing and implementing children's individual care plans
  • Completing/reviewing/implementing Care and Support plans
  • Chairing Care and Support meetings
  • Attending court, preparing statements and care plans and giving verbal evidence when required
  • Attending CSE/CE/HSB Multi-agency meetings
  • Completing SERAF risk assessments.
  • Undertaking joint visits with Police to safeguard young people.
 
If you think you would be great for this role, get in touch!