Corperate parenting Social Worker

Area(s)

Children and Families

Location

Europe , England , W. Midlands , West Midlands , Walsall

Type

Full-Time, Locum

Salary

£25.00 – £29.00 per hour

Reference

jms1505011526378115

Date Posted

15 May 2018

Applications Close

12 June 2018


Job Description

A qualified Social Worker is required for a Corporate Parenting team based in Walsall, West Midlands.
You will work as a registered Social Worker in our clients Safeguarding and Family Support Team.

About the role:

This new Corporate Parenting Service brings together case work and the provision to focus on permanence for every Looked After Child.
The social work units, called Practice Support Groups (PSG), will be 0 - 25 years, reducing transfers offering more stability to children and families.
A focus on a systemic approach, with a relationship based social work practise and the fore front. Working within the Practice Support groups you will manage a case load of more complex cases and offer support to colleagues in group supervision.
Your skills and experience as a social worker in front-line and LAC will give you a strong practice base which helps keep the focus on achieving outcomes.

Requirements:

HCPC registered social worker
That you are a qualified social worker with HCPC and have a social work degree.
A broad knowledge of social work practice and legislation, including safeguarding.
An ability to demonstrate excellent assessment and analysis skills.
An enhanced DBS

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