Social Worker - Family

Location: Truro
Salary: Up to £25k plus expenses (accommodation & travel)
Position: Contract
Hours: 37 Hours a Week - Monday to Friday
Recruiter: RJS Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 20/10/2021

Our local authority client is looking for an experienced Social Worker to commence a temporary assignment with them as soon as possible. You will be based in offices in Cornwall. This will be within the Family Assessment and Support Team.

- £19ph-£25ph depending on experience and PAYE / Ltd
- Holiday pay on top if PAYE
- Expenses for travel / accommodation if required
- Weekly pay
- Pool car for work purposes if needed
- Immediate start
- Ongoing contract that could lead to longer term work
- Opportunity to have a mix of hybrid working if required / preferred
Main Duties:
? At the direction of the Care Manager, to undertake assessments of needs and consider options and resources and make recommendation for care arrangements
? To contribute to the adequate protection of children from harm by assisting in the assessment of risk, and the delivery of support services
? To implement agreed care plans and to provide ongoing, direct Social Work Practitioner input as required. To reassess, review and evaluate and monitor care as required

Ideal Candidate:
? Will have ability to demonstrate problem solving and option and resource investigation
? Experience of work assessments, holding child in need plans and progressing cases to ICPC if appropriate.
? Experience of joint investigations and ABE training preferable. The candidate should have knowledge and experience of using the Signs of Safety model.
? Care-assessment planning skills
? Be able to demonstrate an understanding of targets and standards
? Must be able to offer particular skills/knowledge in at least one client group
? Have a Social Worker professional qualification
? ASW qualification with evidence of recent practice

If you are available for an immediate start or to discuss further please submit your CV.


Job Reference: JIC0121
Closing Date: 25/11/2021

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