Duty and Assessment team Social Worker

Posted 12 July by Liverpool Social Care -Qualified Hub Featured
I am looking for an experienced Social Worker with a high level of experience of duty and assessment work in a childrens team.

My client is looking for a social worker to join their duty and assessment team for a 3 month period. This could be extended due to funding and progress of the candidate.

Candidates must be able to  and have experience of:

•Respond to queries and referrals from a number of different sources
•Undertake Initial Visits to families and conduct risk assessments.
•Investigate any concerns of neglect through Section 47 Investigations
•Work on Duty where necessary – often screening all incoming calls
•Work with children and their families in ensuring the family unit remains together where possible.
•Manage your time and caseload with accurate timekeeping and information recording.

Please only apply if you have a Social Worker qualification, hold HCPC and have at least 2 years experience of working in a duty and assessment team. Any candidates who don't match the essential requirements will not be considered.

This role requires an Enhanced DBS and full HCPC/CCW registration.

Why Reed and what can we offer?

•Dedicated expert consultant
•Online timesheets & pay management
•Automatic invoicing (Ltd Co)
•Regular progress reports and face-to-face service reviews
•Office hours 8am-6pm to provide support/advice
•Recommend-a-Friend bonus for referrals
•Substantial Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Fund to put towards training or other development
•Reed Rewards and Holiday pay (PAYE only)

If this sounds like the new job for you, please contact Michelle Garnett ASAP on 0151 236 6172 or michelle.garnett@reedglobal.com

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application questions

Are you a qualified Social Worker with a degree in Social Work?
Do you have 2 years post qualifying experience within children's Social Care?
Do you hold a current HCPC?
Have you worked in a duty and assessment team or do currently?

Reference: 34396429

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