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Social Worker- Children's Referral and Assessment

  • Salary: Up to £28 per hour
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Date posted: 01-02-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00004942_1549024199

An exciting new Social Work vacancy has opened in Hertfordshire's Children's Referral and Assessment team. As part of this Referral and Assessment team, you will be on the frontline of change and support. You will be expected to visit those who need the services regularly and consistently analyze the situation for up to 12 weeks. You will then be at the forefront of the decisions that will be made when moving to the next step of care.

Hertfordshire leads the way in children's Social Work and has received outstanding from Ofsted, meaning lower caseloads, a supportive working environment, and a better work-life balance.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Strong Initial and core assessment skills
  • Experience in a fast-paced workplace
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Strong independent decision-making skills

Benefits for you

  • Free and easily available parking onsite
  • Minimal court work involved
  • Competitive salary compared to neighboring boroughs
  • Ipad's given to all qualified social workers
  • Excellent work life balance with early finishes throughout the week

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a "friend" or "colleague" looking for work

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 Ethan Hancock on 0118 948 5555