Social Worker - Children's Social Care

Posted 02 August 2022
Salary £37000 - £42000 per annum + Additional benefits
LocationLuton
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
ReferenceTM080720225_1659446653
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker to join their Children Social Care Team based in Luton. The role is a full-time, permanent position. You will be joining a supportive learning culture.

The ideal Social Worker will have experience working with children and families in difficulties. You will need to understand child development and family dynamics to make professional judgements, negotiate resources and plan interventions.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Generous Annual leave

  • Reloation package of up to £8,500

  • Pension Scheme

  • Progression Opportunists

  • Excellent Support and Development

  • Additional Benefits

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Complete assessments of need and risk in respect of children and families

  • Undertake statutory duties and other legislation and guidance relating to children and families

  • Working directly with children and families

  • Co-ordinate referrals, devise care plans and produce clear reports

  • Promote anti discriminatory practices

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid HCPC registration

  • Significant experience of working within Looked After Children

  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence



Location: Luton

Salary: up to £42,000



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