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Advanced Social Worker - Family & Friends Assessment Team

Advanced Social Worker - Family & Friends Assessment Team

  • Location

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40 per hour + Negotiable + Depending on Experience

  • Contact:

    Joe Hilton

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Qualified Social Worker - Liverpool City Council - Family & Friends Assessment Team - Up to £40ph!

The family and friends assessment team is a stable team and work extremely well together to ensure safety of children and suitable alternative family placements for the most vulnerable children in Liverpool.

This is done under the close supervision of a supportive management tier. Due to an increase in the looked after children population we are looking for 4 x qualified social workers who will have the skills and experience to complete viability reports and family and friends assessments.

You will have the experience in the following:

  • Experienced social worker in fostering, preferably with safeguarding experience
  • Experience in completing form C fostering assessments.
  • Experience in presenting assessments to the fostering panel.
  • Experience of completing viability assessments.
  • Good working knowledge of fostering regulations/legislation and National Minimum Standards.
  • Ability to work to court timescales.
  • Ability to work closely with the local authority child care and legal teams.

Benefits of working with Remedy

  • A personal one-one service from your highly experienced dedicated consultant.
  • Top tier supplier to numerous local authorities throughout the UK giving us access to jobs before other agencies.
  • Referral bonus - up to £250* per person placed.
  • Option to be paid on either Wednesday or Friday.

*Terms & Conditions apply

You will be required to fully register with Remedy for all locum positions.

Remedy Social Care is a REC Standard agency and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the vulnerable. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS. Our objective is to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone with suitable skills and ability regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. All applications will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.