Band 5

Senior Social Worker Paediatric

Ref: 108| Posted: 18th Nov 2019

If you are committed to achieving the best outcomes for all children, young people and families then we would love to hear from you. This role requires 2 Social Workers specialised in children's social care.  

Person specification: 

  • You have a recognised professional Social Work Qualification (MA/BA/BSC in Social Work, Diploma in Social Work or CSQW) 
  • You want to work to achieve the best for all children, young people and families
  •  You can see the benefit of working closely with all professionals who contribute to the lives of children, young people and families and will always work in this way
  •  You have a commitment to the highest of practice standards
  • You have knowledge and experience of Child in Need, Child Protection, Public and Private law (including adoption). 

The team offers: Excellent working relationships with Early Help Managers to deliver better services 

  • Strong Leadership and Management - our Leaders care about the job we do and the families we support 
  • Excellent links with local Universities with access to Research in Practice and Children’s Social Work Matters (Resources) 
  • The opportunity to make a real difference to the children and families in need of our support and intervention.
  • Ability to claim mileage, regular support and supervisions, remote working, excellent training, learning and development opportunities throughout your career.
  • Ability to work in an agile and flexible way.
  • Friendly and supportive Social Work team, with excellent support from our Business Services • Access to mentoring/coaching and employee assistance.
  • An excellent working environment in attractive, modern offices.
  • Both short and long term contracts are available. -Work flexibility 
  • Relocation and travel assistance allowances may be payable fo long term contracts (i.e. 3 months and above).

If you read this far and this job is ticking all the boxes for you, then let me know if you are the person I am looking for and click on the APPLY button or send your CV at jobs@care4healthuk.com or phone Simone at 01905 642500.