Socialwork 2000 are looking for an experienced Social Workers to join a Children and Families Assessment Team based in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Pay rate is from £28 - £32ph (depending on exp)
About the team:
In the Assessment Team, once a child is referred, the child will be allocated a qualified Social worker, who will undertake a social work assessment; this will include direct work with the child and family to inform the ongoing plan. There are 3 assessment teams and each team covers a geographical area: 1. Chiltern and South Bucks 2. Wycombe 3. Aylesbury The Assessment Team service ensures referrals are responded to in a child focussed and timely way. This will mean working in line with the Children Act 1989, and any other legislation and standards appropriate to the particular area of service delivery. On completion of the Assessment a decision is made as to the most appropriate support for the child and family. This could be through a variety of approaches including multi agency support; a referral to other agencies, CIN plan, CP plan, CLA plan or NFA.
About the role
You will undertake Child and Family assessments and investigate any concerns of neglect through section 47 investigations. As part of this role you will also be managing an assigned caseload and preparing and maintaining case records. You will be raise and address issues of poor practice and investigate complaints of alleged neglect, abuse or ill-treatment of children.
- Pay rate is from £28 - £32ph (depending on exp)
- In-house payroll company that offers a full range of services from weekly pay to bookkeeping services
- Your own dedicated consultant who can guide you through the process and assist you each step of the way
- 2 years post qualifying UK experience
- Knowledge of relevant legislation
- Qualified Social Worker BA/DipSW/CQSW or equivalent
- Current registration with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC)
- Must be a car driver
Whether you are looking for your first, or next locum role, SocialWork 2000 are here to help you. However, if the time isn’t right for you, but you have a colleague or friend (who is a qualified Social Worker) and is looking for a locum role, just refer them to us.
Step 1: for anyone you refer, we register, and we promote for work you will receive £50*
Step 2: for anyone you have referred and we place you will then receive a second payment of £50* on their first day of work.
Step 3: for anyone you have referred you will receive a third payment of £100* once they have completed a qualifying period of 375 hours of work.
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