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Qualified Social Worker - Looked After Children

Qualified Social Worker - Looked After Children

  • Location

    Kingston upon Thames, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £32.00 - £35.00 per hour + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Qualified Social Worker to work within Achieving for Childrens Looked After Children Team.

Job Purpose

  1. To provide a service in line with statutory requirements and departmental priorities.
  2. To participate in training as required in the interests of the service overall and of career development.
  3. This permanency team undertakes tasks related to long term placements with some court work. This is not the usual permanency team with only court work being undertaken.
  4. To participate in supervision.
  5. To participate in team meetings
  6. To participate in emergency duty rota within specific role.
  7. To participate in written recording, or using new technology where appropriate.
  8. Respond to public and other agencies by telephone, correspondence and direct contact in order to provide a service within departmental priorities.
  9. Liaise with relevant external agencies e.g. police, health authority etc.
  10. Liaise with relevant colleagues in other Divisions and Council Departments.
  11. To be responsible for individual client case planning in line with the professional standards of the Department.
  12. To be active in implementing the Council's equal opportunities policy/in professional practice and service delivery.

You will need to be:

  • SWE 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