Temp
Advanced Practitioner
Children and Family Services
Lambeth

Children's Social Worker

Ref: 1697| Posted: 11th May 2022

Children's Social Worker

 

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to stay in frontline practice whilst developing supervisory and management skills.

In this role your caseload will be reduced by 50% (up to 10 children) freeing up time to support the team manager.

Key duties in supporting the team manager will be to monitor

Competitive rates up to £39p/h depending on experience

We  adopt a hybrid way of working; at home and in the office.

Who we are looking for: 

  • We are looking for outstanding social workers who have at least 3 years’ experience of front line work social work i.e. court / CP / CIN / CLA
  • You will need to have excellent written and verbal skills with experience of writing good quality court statements / child and family assessments / Child in Need Plans / Child Protection Plans.
  • We are particularly interested in social workers who understand contextual harm and are confident in working with contextual safeguarding approaches.
  • Good knowledge of systemic principles and Signs of Safety.
  • Experience of working with a range of risk indicators; domestic abuse, substance misuse, ill mental health, neglect, physical Abuse, child exploitation
  • Ability to work in a team and on own initiative whilst managing your own time effectively.

 

If you think that you are the right candidate for this role, please don't hesitate in contacting us!