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Qualified Social Worker - Court

Qualified Social Worker - Court

  • Location

    South London, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £32.00 - £35.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Holden

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Job Purpose:

  • To hold ongoing key-worker responsibility for a caseload of children and young people who are 'in need', looked after by the Council, on the child protection plan or the subject of care proceedings.
  • To undertake assessments and to recommend to their team manager the appropriate level of intervention and of service provision.
  • To work creatively and to produce case plans for children, who are 'in need', looked after by the Council or on the child-protection register.
  • To implement and review these plans.
  • To advise the team manager on a regular basis of proposed casework plans and developments and to seek authorisation in line with divisional delegated powers.
  • To keep case records up to date, provide reports and carry out other administrative duties as required.
  • To take appropriate steps to maintain a satisfactory level of security and confidentiality of all records.
  • To negotiate solutions with colleagues and other professionals, e.g. teachers, doctors, psychiatrists, health visitors, police officers, carers, relatives.
  • To chair or participate in reviews and meetings attended by users as well as by colleagues and representatives of other agencies, e.g. health, education, probation, police.
  • To develop and maintain effective working relationships at an operational level with relevant statutory and independent sector agencies as stated above.

You will need to be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

  • Competitive pay rates
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  • Receive up to £250 for finding your own job*