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Social Worker - Childrens Locality Team

  • Salary: £28 - £32 per hour
  • Location: Brent, London
  • Date posted: 08-11-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002737_1510144762

Brent Council are looking for an experienced Locum Social Worker to join their Children's Locality Team, focusing on referral and assessment work with short-term children in need and child protection case holding. As a Social Worker within their Locality Team you would play an essential role in assessing the immediate risk to the child by making the initial assessment from the referral and continue through to short term careplan creating and reviewing, as well as court work. Easily access via the Metropolitan line, you can also commute from the M4 and M40.

What's on offer as a Social Worker?

  • Competitive pay rate between £29 - £32 dependent on Social Work experience and interview
  • Access to ZIP car program
  • Supplied with iPhone and laptop, so you are fully equipped to carry out your work
  • Excellent Management structure

What's involved as a Social Worker?

  • Making the initial assessment from the referral to establish risk to the child
  • Create and review care plans for the child, on a short-term basis
  • Attend pre-court meetings, and early court stages
  • Create assessment and court reports to statutory timescales

What do you need?

  • Valid, and in date, HCPC registration as a Social Worker
  • 2 years Post Qualified experience as a Social Worker

If you are interested in this Social Work 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 55 for other Social Work opportunities.