“Make children's voices heard and make a difference”
We are looking for experienced Social Workers to join our Children in Care Team. These roles would be suitable for Social Workers who are 2 years post qualified. The Children in Care team undertake key work responsibilities for children. They Assess, advise and support children and families in need, alongside Health, Education and Targeted Family Support colleagues.
Special Requirements for this Post
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants including a Disclosure check. You will have completed your Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE) and hold a recognised Social Work qualification and a current HCPC registration.
You will have experience in Children in Care and will be able to assess and provide services to children and families in need with the framework of relevant law, legislation and national and local guidance. You will be undertaking high quality, analytical single assessments with statutory timescales, which are reflective of presenting concerns and are responsive to identified unmet needs.
This is an exciting time to join the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham. We have been on a journey over the last few years, that has seen us transform the council and the way we deliver our services. At the heart of this transformation is our community. We need committed individuals to support us in the delivery of these aims and to become part of our team to make a difference to our children and families. In return we offer a competitive pay package which includes a welcome allowance, generous pension and relocation package, annual leave up to 30 days, investment in your learning and development as well as a commitment to your wellbeing. To find out more about our welcome allowance package please visit email@example.com
If you would like a confidential discussion about this post and other Social Work posts we are advertising, then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you within 48 hours.
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