Social Worker ~ £32,592 ~ £40,653 per annum
Senior Social Worker ~ £37,650 ~ £46,347 per annum
Family Support and Child Protection Team
London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham, London
12 Month Fixed Term Contract
We want to appoint an exceptional candidate to the role of Senior Social Worker in the Family Support and Child Protection Team.
Hammersmith and Fulham, rated nationally by Ofsted as one of the top Local Authorities, never stops moving forward. Our ambition is to focus even more on increasing the quality of our practice and the work with children, young people and families in order to sustain positive change. As a department, we promote a highly supportive culture that allows you to do what you do best, encompassing individual mentoring, having manageable workloads and clear developmental opportunities.
The Family Support and Child Protection Team provide a wide range of long term support to families, working with children subject to child protection plans, undertaking section 47 investigations, Court Work, Care Proceedings and working with Looked After Children.
As a qualified Social Worker; you are registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). You have experience in dealing with child protection enquiries, completing duty assessments and managing timescales. What’s more, you have in-depth knowledge of delivering children’s services, including a good grasp of the issues and legislation involved.
What can Hammersmith & Fulham offer you?
Opportunity to work, in the London borough of Hammersmith and Fulham which has been categorised as one of the top local authorities in the country. To work in a service that prides itself in achieving the best outcomes for its residence within a highly supportive environment. This includes a brilliant benefits package with a variety of innovative programmes focused on practice initiatives to help you look after your health and wellbeing.
Ready for new challenges and a rewarding role?
For an informal discussion please contact:
Anna Keegan, Interim Head of Service on 020 8753 5275