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Social Worker - Assessment Team - Local Authority

  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: East London, London
  • Date posted: 16-06-2021
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00005218_1623838854

An East London-based Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker to join their Assessment Team. As a Social Worker, your aim is to provide safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and their families. This role is a full-time, permanent position.

As the ideal Social Worker will have Assessment and Child protection experience. Whilst this is a busy team in a developing local authority, there are opportunities with great training and development programmes.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

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

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Undertake Assessments
  • Managing Complex Caseloads
  • Plan intervention and Support in a timely manner
  • Advice and Support Children and Families

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Valid registration with Socia Work England
  • Experience of working within Looked After Children
  • Experience of working within Leaving Care
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East London

Salary: Up to £41,000 + £2,500 retention allowance

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

If this opportunity isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!