Senior Social Worker - Children with Disabilities Team

Posted 24 April 2024
Salary £37.00 - £38.50 per hour + Depending on experience
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Care
Contact NameHolly Astrop

Job description

Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Senior Social Worker to work within Lambeth Councils Children with Disabilities Team.

Job Purpose

Experienced social workers who have an interest in or experience of working with disabled children and young people are encouraged to apply for the opportunity to work in this developing service area in a supportive and friendly team. Lambeth prides itself on being Kind, Accountable, Equitable and Ambitious.

What we offer:

  • Accessible, stable, visible and humane leadership across children's services
  • Assured TOIL in agreement with the line managers.
  • Flexi working arrangements in place in agreement with line managers
  • Prioritizing work-life balance along with the needs of the service
  • Hybrid working with a requirement to be in the office for minimum 2 days a week.
  • In-depth induction offered via the Social Care Academy.
  • IT system which is agile and can work anywhere and everywhere
  • One-stop shop/centralised support for resource requests allowing plenty of time to work with the families
  • Assurance of regular and supportive case and personal supervision
  • Regular caseload reviews by the leadership team and ensuring that the caseloads are at max 15 children
  • Risk sharing through regular meetings and panels chaired by senior managers
  • Lambeth Social Work Academy offers free training for both agency and permanent staff.
  • Opportunity for career development across various services subject to compliance with the requirement
  • Good interface with Contextual Safeguarding Teams, Court Teams, Early Help services and community-based organisations that partner with children's Service

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