Senior Social Worker

Posted 04 August 2022
Salary £40000 - £46000 per annum + Additional Benefits
LocationEast London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

An East London based Local Authority are looking for a Senior Social Worker to join their Family Support & Safeguarding Team. As the Senior Social Worker, you will be acting as a senior specialist member of a social work unit to provide effective services to children and families. This role is a full-time, permanent position.

As the ideal Senior Social Worker will have experience of implementing child protection and child in need plans. Whilst this is a busy team in a developing local authority, there is opportunities with great training and development programmes.

Benefits for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • Excellent Travel package
  • Relocation package
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Additional benefits

Your responsibilities as the Senior Social Worker:

  • Hold complex family proceedings and children deemed to be at high risk of harm
  • Implement child protection and child in need plans
  • Demonstrate the ability to record to a high standard
  • Act as a lead practice educator and provide support and advice

Requirements of you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Experience of working within Family Support and Safeguarding Teams
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East London

Salary: Up to £46,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587 031 100 for further details or and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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