Medicare First is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated social worker to work within a supporting and strengthening team based in South Tyneside. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.
You will be responsible for:
*Managing complex caseloads including Child Protection and Children in Need
*Reviewing existing plans to promote the rights of children and young people
*Initiate PLO and care proceedings
*Taking appropriate action to safeguard children and families
*Support team members
Requirements of the role:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level frontline experience within children's services
Benefits of joining Medicare first are:
With Medicare you will be provided with a committed consultant and team working on your behalf to ensure that 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. We also offer a find your own job bonus of £200 after completing 500 hours with Medicare.
If you would like to apply for this position or to find out more about this opportunity, please contact Zara Murray by phone on or . Alternatively, you can email me at by attaching a Microsoft Word copy of your CV.