Childrens Social Worker - Family Team - Middlesbrough

Posted 5 February by Medicare First
Medicarefirst are recruiting a fully qualified children's social worker for the family team to provide a comprehensive Social Work service to Children and Families within Middlesbrough. If you have experience in completing My Family Plans and risk assess appropriate family situations then this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Duties and Responsibilities:

*To formulate and design appropriate family plans to meet identified needs and to arrange for the implementation of such plans, in conjunction with other appropriate agencies.

*To provide appropriate ongoing support to individuals and families as the key-worker.

*To ensure that individual professional standards are maintained in line with agreed levels, including full compliance with policy and procedural guidelines and accepting primary responsibility for the level and quality casework recording.

*To feed back to the Team Manager any problems in relation to the effective provision of services and/or policies.

To apply for this role you will have:

*A recognised Social Work qualification, e.g. DIP SW/BA in Social Work.
*HCPC Registration.
*Must have a full driving license and use of a car.

Along with Knowledge and an Understanding of:

*Departmental policies and procedures, including the Equal Opportunities policy relevant to the role.
*Ability to acquire and implement relevant knowledge.
*Understand lines of accountability.
*Evidence of practice placement or work in a related setting and ability to articulate this experience with service users.
*Effective inter-personal skills.
*Sound organisational skills.
*Ability to undertake assessments of service users and carers.
*Develop plans and implement care packages
*Work purposefully in partnership with service users and their families.
*Ability and knowledge of IT systems and the LCS systems.
*Able to respond to regular supervision and support.

In return you will receive:

A committed consultant and team working on your behalf to ensure you are placed in the right job for you. We will work with you to find the right role and support you throughout your assignment.
We also offer a referral scheme of £250 for each applicant referred and successfully placed with Medicare
Offering a find your own job bonus of £200 after completing 500 hours with Medicare.

If this sounds like the role for you or if you are interested in any other roles posted, then please contact Louise Chadwick on or via mobile ; or email an up to date CV to .

Reference: 34397489

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