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Qualified Social Worker - Adoption Team

  • Location

    Havering, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £25.00 - £27.00 per hour + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    On going

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Qualified Social Worker to work within an Adoption Team for Havering Council.

Job Purpose

  • Contribute to the delivery of an effective Adoption Support Service as part of a social work team, improving outcomes for children and young people.
  • Manage caseloads of adoption families in need of specialist support utilising specialist knowledge, training and therapeutic skills to provide or source appropriate interventions .
  • Undertaken comprehensive adoption support plans and ensure delivery of the actions agreed within the plans
  • Apply for funding from ASF and other bodies to enable identified support packages to be delivered
  • Work with colleagues across Adopt London East to ensure adopters in need of support are identified and that all professionals work together to provide a unified service
  • Work with multi-agency professionals in statutory and voluntary sectors to ensure all identified needs are met and maximise support services for adoptive families
  • Use a range of tools and techniques to provide specialist support
  • Work with the Team Manager and Head of Service to develop the service
  • Work from an agreed local base across 5 London Boroughs to deliver individual and group services for adoptive families across East London
  • Ensure children and young people are adequately protected in line with Havering LSCB and departmental policy and procedures and relevant legislation.
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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*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly