qualified children's social worker in carlisle

posted
13 September 2018
contact
colette mckay, randstad care
job type
contract
salary
£ 35 per hour
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posted
location
carlisle, north west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 35 per hour
experience
Children services
reference number
CM0709CARSAP
contact
colette mckay, randstad care
phone
0330 024 8775
apply now

job description

Do you have experience with Child Protection or any other 'front door' service? If so then I would love to hear from you. We are seeking a qualified Social Worker with extensive experience to pick up an established caseload of Child Protection and court work.

At Randstad we are able to offer:



* Competitive pay rates.
* Reliable weekly payroll.
* Dedicated one to one consultant.
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your experience.
* Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per successful candidate referral.

Responsibilities:



* Managing an existing Child Protection caseload
* Directly working with service users and carers to assess needs, assets, and risks to independence.
* Producing clear and analytical assessments which identify eligible needs of service users.
* Writing clear and concise reports.
* Working independently, while planning & prioritising caseloads.

In order to be considered for this role, you must have the following;



* Experience in Statutory Children's Social Care (CP, Safeguarding, Court Teams)
* HCPC qualified social worker.
* Skilled in reporting.
* Court experience
* You're child focused and used to managing a varied and complex caseload effectively.
* You have worked collaboratively with partner agencies to ensure the needs of children and families are met at the appropriate level.
* A natural ability to communicate effectively and work to deadlines.
* In addition, you will have the knowledge and appreciation of the importance of performing to an excellent standard in accordance with the HCPC standards of practice.
* Car driver is essential for this role.
* Enhanced DBS/on update service.

If you feel you have the experience for this great opportunity please apply below. For further details or a confidential discussion, please contact Colette McKay on 0330 0248 775.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

skills

be able to manage challenging situations

qualification

university

educational requirements

BA in social work