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Qualified Social Worker - Adoption

Qualified Social Worker - Adoption

  • Location

    South London, London

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    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £32 - £34 per hour + DOE

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    Sky Harp

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are Looking for a Qualified Social Worker for an Adoption team for a Local Authority in South London.

Job Purpose

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced social worker to join our busy and welcoming Adoption and Permanence Service. The role is for an Adoption Social worker and you will be line managed by the Acting Assistant Team Manager for Adoption and permanence.

This is a fulltime role and it should be possible to carry out the majority of duties during the standard business day, but very occasionally some evening work may be necessary. You will be based at our offices in Sutton.

The main duties for this post include undertaking PAR's on prospective adopters (supporting applicants through stage 1 and 2 of the process), running Preparation groups for prospective adopters, facilitating information sessions for people considering adoption. Family finding for children needing adoptive and long term foster placements, making referrals to the adoption support fund and offering post adoption support when necessary. Workers will also be involved in direct work with children and will also undertaking life story work and completing a letter for later life.

You will need to be:

HCPC registered

Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

Competitive pay rates

Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies

1st tier agency

Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

Receive up to £250 for finding your own job*