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Qualified Social Worker - Children Services - South West London

Qualified Social Worker - Children Services - South West London

  • Location

    South West London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Alfie Rankin

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are looking to Recruit Qualified Social Workers for a LAC team based in South West London.

This is a locum position starting immediately for a minimum of 3 months.

Main responsibilities include:

  • To manage a caseload and associated administrative tasks in an efficient and effective manner.
  • To participate in team meetings to participate in emergency duty rota within specific role.
  • To participate in written recording, or using new technology where appropriate.
  • Respond to public and other agencies by telephone, correspondence and direct contact in order to provide a service within departmental priorities.
  • Liaise with relevant external agencies e.g. police, health authority etc.
  • Liaise with relevant colleagues in other Divisions and Council Departments.
  • To be responsible for individual client case planning in line with the professional standards of the Department.
  • To be active in implementing the Council’s equal opportunities policy/in professional practice and service delivery.

Essential requirements:

  • A social work qualification (degree in social work, DipSW, CQSW or equivalent recognised social work qualification
  • A background working with Looked After Children and/or Child Protection
  • Good working knowledge of the Children Act and other relevant legislation
  • Excellent communication skills