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Social Worker - Children's Duty & Assessment Team

  • Salary: £34 per hour
  • Location: Barnet, London
  • Date posted: 25-10-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002970_1508924163

The London Borough of Barnet are looking for highly skilled and motivated Social Workers to play a vital part in rejuvenating their Children's Duty & Assessment Team, and helping strive to improve the Service to the Family's they work with. Working from the Initial Assessment, and short-term case holding until resolution, it really allows you to see the difference that you can make changing the lives of the Children and Families you will be working with.

What's on offer?

  • Up to £34 ph, which is a highly competitive rate for and R&A Team in the London area.
  • Excellent transport links both in and out of Central London via the Piccadilly line, Great Northern Trains and North Circular if driving as they offer on sight parking.
  • New Team Structure meaning ample support and supervision.
  • Possibility of flexi and home working.

What's involved?

  • Standard R&A work, involving conducting initial assessments and creating and reviewing care plans.
  • Involves short term case holding up until the point of resolution, either once the issues have been resolved or the Child goes into Long Term care.
  • Section 47 and 17 assessments within standard timescales, and report writing.
  • Multi-disciplinary working, liaising closely with other Teams.

What do you need?

  • Valid, and in date, HCPC registration
  • 2 years Post Qualified experience
  • Car drivers with own vehicle preferable, but not essential

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton on 01189 485 555.