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Social Worker Children and families liskeard

Posted 6 February by Eden Brown Synergy Easy Apply Ended
Cornwall County Council are looking for 2 qualified social workers to join their children and families team provide Social Work Services to vulnerable children and families, and resource providers as directed by the line manager, or Senior Manager. You will be the Primary Worker with case responsibility for allocated work, and assist the department in achieving permanence in the best interests of children.

-contribute to the adequate protection of children from harm by assisting in the assessment of risk, and the delivery of support services
-To be Primary Worker with case responsibility for Children in Need, Children
-Looked After by the Local authority, and when appropriate, Children in need of Protection
-For those working in Foster Care and Adoption Services to undertake comprehensive assessments of potential carers to ensure looked after children receive safe and enhancing family experiences
-To produce Assessments of Children in Need and their Families according to DoH
-Guidelines and timescales
-To provide reports for departmental meetings, LAC Reviews, CP Case Conferences, Legal Meetings, Permanence Planning Meetings and Court Hearings and attend these as required
-To work directly with children and their families, foster carers and permanent alternative carers to ensure the best interests of children are met.
-To manage any financial arrangements associated with allocated work
-To ensure that Statutory and Professional requirements are met in line with Legislation and DoH Guidance, this including adherence to National Standards in Adoption, Foster Care, and Residential Care

Ideally a driver with access to own car and able to reside and work in the UK

As an Eden Brown Synergy candidate, you can take advantage of our competitive service offering: * Dedicated personal and professional service. * Free DBS check. * CV review service. * Interview advice. * Competitive rates of pay. * Post-placement follow up meetings.

To discuss this role or any other Qualified Social Care roles in the South please contact Kelly Stock at Eden Brown on or email your CV to:

Don't forget...Eden Brown Synergy offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn't for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on it's way to you!

Your expert recruitment consultant is Kelly Stock, call today on or email

Eden Brown Synergy is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Eden Brown Synergy is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • QSW/Social Care/Qual Social Worker in Adoption/ Adoption Team/ Children & families / Plymouth / Devon/ Cornwall/ Somerset / Assessment/ Referral/ Loc

Reference: 34412686

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