Social Worker - East Midlands - This Area Only | Zoek UK | 21190f26a73b411fae77c597a7bf7f44
Social Worker - Children & Families Team
East Midlands - This Area Only
£22.00 - £23.00 PerHour
Permanent (Full time)
To provide social work for all groups within the community.
Below, you’ll find a complete breakdown of everything required of potential candidates, as well as how to apply. Good luck.
To provide statutory intervention and other work with children, young persons and their families, with supervision by the Service Manager.
To provide social work support to Children Looked After.
To assess potential foster carers and adoptive carers.
To provide social work with homeless and potentially homeless persons / families.
To act as Approved Social Worker under the Mental Health Act, if qualified.
To act as a Duty Officer within the Area Office, Sub-Office or Call Office, as required.
To provide direct social work with abused children and their families.
To undertake joint work with other Social Workers / other professionals in the completion of tasks.
To assist in the induction of newly qualified / appointed Social Workers.
To provide consultation to other social work staff on a particular specialism.
To keep up to date personal knowledge on resource trends, developments, and make use of research evidence in practice.
To co-ordinate area training in specific areas.
To undertake post-qualifying training as required.
To co-ordinate links with other agencies, nurseries, family centres etc (networking).
To participate in local planning groups / local practitioner groups.
To supervise social work students and trainees.
To initiate group and community projects in the area.
To serve on ad hoc bodies / working parties.
To record all work undertaken and prepare reports / assessments.
To accept responsibility, with the Service Manager, for reviewing work on caseload at regular intervals.
This would include closure and transfer of cases