Senior Social Worker - Long-term Family Intervention Team

  • Job Reference: AP56
  • Date Posted: 26 June 2024
  • Recruiter: The Social Recruitment Company
  • Location: Camden, London
  • Salary: £38.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Social Worker, Supervising Social Worker
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Samuel Noakes
  • Email: samuel@socialrc.co.uk

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Social Worker to join our clients’ Long-term Family Intervention Team, providing essential services to children and families in need.

This role involves managing a caseload, including cases in court proceedings, and carrying out a range of duties specified under the Children's Act 2004, Every Child Matters, and other relevant legislation. Your work will directly impact the development of care and protection plans, ensuring statutory duties are met and quality standards are achieved.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide social work services to children and families, adhering to legislation, Council, and Departmental policies.
  • Manage a caseload, including complex cases and those in court proceedings.
  • Undertake assessments of children to develop appropriate care/protection plans.
  • Conduct regular direct work, joint working, home visits, and reflective sessions with clients, colleagues, and partners.
  • Ensure statutory duties are met, supporting the achievement of quality standards and practice development.

Requirements:

  • Substantial experience as a social worker.
  • Ability to manage complex cases effectively.
  • Strong understanding of relevant legislation and regulations.
  • Excellent assessment and care planning skills.
  • Commitment to high-quality service delivery and professional development.

 

If you have the experience and passion for making a positive impact on the lives of children and families, apply now to join this dedicated team!