Job Title: Childrens Information & Advice Officer
Salary Range: £21,269 per annum to £25,927 per annum
Hours: 37 per week
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JCPIT are actively recruiting for permanent position of a CIAO within the Joint Child Protection Investigation Team. The CIAO role is crucial to the assessment team in that the CIAO contributes to the work of the team to ensure that children and families get the right response to the concerns raised within an appropriate timeframe and by the right agency.
The work of the Assessment team is to ensure the appropriate response is given to referrals received from partner agencies, professionals and the public. The work is underpinned by the principle of improving outcomes for children and young people through:
- effective screening and support, to ensure that families receive the ‘Right Response’ from the appropriate agency at the lowest levels of need without unnecessary delay;
- strengthening screening and referral processes of Level 3 work into Social Care Teams, and ensure a more timely and proportionate response;
- to ensure that all contacts get feedback and are supported in appropriately addressing the needs of children and young people.
JCPIT is a specialist Assessment team co-located with police colleagues and based at Police HQ, WGC
Closing Date: 15.05.2022
Interview Date: TBC