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Lambeth- Senior Social Worker- Long Term Team

Lambeth- Senior Social Worker- Long Term Team

  • Location

    Lambeth, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £37 - £40 per hour

  • Contact:

    James Jackson

  • Contact email:

    James@remedyeducation.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    40

  • Salary low:

    37

  • Job ref:

    SWJJ-LBLAM-FSCP_1657006780

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    long term

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Social Worker - Lambeth - Family Safeguarding & Child Protection Team - Up to £40 per hour

At least 3 years experience of front line work social work i.e. court / CP / CIN / CLA

* Excellent written and verbal presentation

* Experience of writing good quality court statements / child and family assessments / Child in Need Plans / Child Protection Plans

* Experience of working with a range of risk indicators - DA / Substance misuse / MH / Neglect / Physical Abuse / CSA etc

* Ability to work in a team and on own initiative

* Awareness of systemic principles / Signs of Safety

* Understanding of impact of contextual harm, it's causes and solutions

* Awareness of what good or outstanding practice looks like

* Ability to manage their own time to a good standard

Benefits in this role:

* Supportive team and management
* Flexible working available
* Long term contract
* Progression opportunities

Your main responsibilities include:

* Hold and effectively manage a complex and varied caseload with appropriate supervision, guidance, and support, reflecting the function of the team and the Vulnerable People Service in accordance with policy, procedures, guidance and legislation.
* Undertake work within legislative frameworks including the preparation of written statements and representations to the judiciary at Court hearings.
* You will be accountable for complex decision making in relation to caseloads ensuring professional judgement, service user involvement, needs led assessment, critical reflection, and analysis to inform this.
* You will identify and assess levels of risk and need (within statutory frameworks) in often complex situations. Undertake safeguarding investigations and deliver protective and/or supportive services for individuals at risk and maintain up to date assessments, care plans and reviews.
* You will be preparing statements of need/care and support plans, in consultation with other agencies as appropriate, that reflect the wishes of the individual and lead to the commissioning of personalised packages of care.
* You will undertake direct work with adults and their families in line with care plans.
* You will work co-operatively with both internal and external colleagues across multi - agency boundaries.

Essential requirements:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* 2 years+ post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

Benefits of working with Remedy

  • A personal one-one service from your highly experienced dedicated consultant.
  • Top tier supplier across London giving us first access to jobs.
  • Referral bonus - up to £250* per person placed.
  • Double payrolls each week.

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

If interested, please apply within or send your CV