Social Worker - Initial Response Team - Bury
Are you a committed Qualified Social Worker? Do you have a passion for providing first-class support to Children's Services? Are you experienced in duty social work? We have a fantastic locum social work opportunity based within an Initial Response Team in Bury covering all aspects of duty frontline social care practice.
Social Workers within the Initial Response Team will be completing assessments, S47's, chair meetings, court attendance.
Responsibilities:Working alongside partner agencies, taking into account family functioning (experiences of children, young people and parents);Identifying appropriate interventions for families that will improve outcomes and de-escalate concernsWorking intensively with families within the home and communityEnsuring children and young people are listened to and practice is focused on their needs and experiences, particularly where they cannot represent themselves
To be considered for the Social Worker ideally you will have:1-3 years' experience within a similar settingHCPC registrationExperience of working well within a team or individually Experience of writing clear, concise and robust reportsExcellent verbal and written communication skills The ability to make good decisions based on the information availableThe ability to develop effective relationships with other professionals