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Swindon Borough Council - Social Work - CP

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Social Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £30 - £35 per hour

  • Contact:

    Mikeala Osborn

  • Contact email:

    Mikeala@remedymedical.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    35

  • Salary low:

    30

  • Job ref:

    MIKEALA_1599643592

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Duration:

    Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-09

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Our client, Swindon Borough Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Child protection team. The ACP team undertake assessments and investigations of any issues relating to child protection. The service is provided by Experienced Social Workers, who carry out statutory assessments involving home visits, consulting with other professionals / practitioners and agencies, gathering information for the assessment and analysing the potential risk to any child or young person. After the completion of the assessment, the case is either closed or held to the point of transfer to the Long Term Locality Teams.

Job Purpose

  • To undertake professional and comprehensive casework for a complex caseload of children and young people.
  • To maintain high professional standards and good overall knowledge of relevant legislation regulation and practice methods, ensuring that you are abreast of new developments. Provide guidance and support to less experienced staff to help them develop their professional skills and knowledge.
  • As lead professional, to contribute to the provision of good quality services which integrate government and local initiatives and guidance (including Working Together, ChildProtection procedures, Looked After Children's processes, the Assessment Framework and Common Assessment Framework)

You will need to be:

Social work england registered
Eligible to work in the UK
Atleast 1 year post qualifying experience

If you do not have the required experience, you will not be contacted.

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