Our client, Darlington Borough Council is looking for a Qualified Social Worker to work as a Safeguarding Boards Development Officer/ Local Authority Designated Officer
You will contribute to the development, co-ordination, and production of relevant policies, protocols, procedures and guidance to safeguard children and adults by working along side the Business Manager.
To be considered for this role you must have: -
*A degree in Social Work
*Hold a full HCPC registration
*Two years post graduate experience in a relevant team
*Experience of safeguarding with knowledge and experience of interpreting legislation, policy or procedures
*Experience of identifying learning and development needs
*Knowledge and understanding of the roles and functions of the LSCB and SAB
*Be eligible to work in the UK
*Hold a full UK driving licence and business insurance
The role will involve: -
*To support the functions and priorities of the Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) and the Safeguarding Adults Board (SAB).
*To fulfil the statutory functions relating to the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO).
*To assist in ensuring the Boards are effective multi-agency forums, creating positive outcomes for vulnerable children and adults.
Why work for Badenoch and Clark Social Care: -
*We are part of the Adecco Group so have access to many QSW vacancies
*Almost 10yrs experience as a specialist social work recruiter
*Ability to move locations and roles
*Dedicated Recruitment Consultant
*Free compliance service
*Flexibility of contracts offered
*"Refer a Friend" bonus - £200 for each referral (subject to term)
To discuss this role or any other Qualified Social Worker jobs please contact Abigail Bakare at Badenoch and Clark on or email your CV to
Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.