Senior Social Worker - LAC

Posted 7 September by Liquid Personnel
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Senior Social Worker - LAC - Sandwell - Up to £39,002 per annum

We have currently partnered with Sandwell Children's Trust to provide Senior Social Workers to a Looked After Children / LAC service.

This is a great opportunity to join a progressive and engaging local authority. As a Senior Social Worker, our client is committed to your continuous learning and development and dedicate 15 days per year to your professional development and also offer learning placements of up to 6 months to expand your knowledge.

Benefits as a Senior Social Worker:

  • Great transport links
  • Up to £6,500 relocation payment (subject to T's & C's)
  • Position that provides great career enhancement
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Supportive management
  • Progression and Secondment opportunities

As an LAC Senior Social Worker, your responsibilities will be:

  • Responsible for a complex caseload of children and young people, conducting a range of assessments whilst listening to the views of the people you're supporting
  • Using best practice and ensuring all legislative requirements are met, you will deliver quality children's plans in a pro-active and timely manner, with a strong emphasis on the child's voice
  • Empowering children, young people and their families/carers by listening to their views
  • Providing written reports, in a variety of different formats as required by the receiver of the court

As a Senior Social Worker you will be:

  • Qualified as a social worker
  • Experienced in working in a statutory children and families setting
  • Social Work England Registration
  • Eligible to work in the UK

For more information please contact

Reference: 40832928

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