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Fostering and Adoption Social Worker

  • Salary: £32000 - £39000 per annum + Amazing benefits
  • Location: West London, London
  • Date posted: 20-09-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002734_1505916017

Fostering and Adoption Social Worker - Berkshire/West London

A salary of up to £39,000 + terrific benefits

A Private Children's Trust require an experienced Social Worker to join their Fostering and Adoption team.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and organisation.

Are you:

  • An experienced Social Worker?
  • A driven individual?
  • Passion about Fostering?

Benefits:

  • Salary of up to £39,000 per annum
  • 25 days' annual leave
  • Company pension
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Discount Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and responsibilities:

  • High quality services to vulnerable children though assessments, care planning and delivery of other services.
  • All services are delivered in accordance with national standards
  • Providing an accountable statutory Social Work service to children, Young people/carers, to include assessments, case planning and review, appropriate to the work for the team and service unit.
  • Report Concerns, identify risks, respond to care plans and move children on in an accordance with their needs in agreement with the Practice Manager/Head of Service
  • Supporting the organisation in ensuring that the service is run in line with the Government Legislation, Regulations and Standards, together with the Inspecting Body

Requirements:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Significant experience of working with children and families
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, the Children's Act 1989 and its application to Social Work practice.
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas.



CLOSING DATE: ASAP

Want to apply?

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 0118 948 5555 or via email tmckenna@charecruitment.com for further details