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Qualified Social Worker - Family Services

Job Title: Qualified Social Worker - Family Services
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Barnet
Industry:
Salary: £32 per hour
REF: BSHC53335
Contact Name: Liam Murphy
Contact Email: Enquiries@4recruitmentservices.com
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Qualified Social Worker - Family Services to work with one of our clients based in Barnet. You will be working for the council.

Monday - Friday 

Shift Times may vary

Temp contract 

Pay rates paying up to £32ph

Job Purpose

  • To work within a Resilience framework to provide a comprehensive and effective integrated social work service to respond to the needs of children and their families in a timely manner and within statutory guidelines and statutory obligations of the council.

  • To assess need, plan and deliver focused intervention to safeguard children and promote positive outcomes. 

  • To use evidence based analytical practice to implement and evaluate safeguarding measures to ensure all children are given the opportunity to reach their full potential

Key Responsibilites

  • Provide high quality social work as part of a multi-professional team, acting, as required, as the lead professional for families caring for adolescents presenting with a range of needs including being victims/perpetrators of child sexual exploitation, young people affected or involved in serious youth violence and group offending, missing from home. 
  • Build the resilience of children, young people and their families by using evidenced based approaches to achieve sustained change. 
  • Use the direction, support and guidance of your line manager and the multiprofessional team to effectively manage the range of complexities of risk and ambiguity families present with. 
  • Establish rapport, build respectful relationships with children, young people, their families, obtaining and recording their views accurately 
  • Mobilise existing and potential support networks for children, young people and their families through effective and regular engagement and communication, working collaboratively and including their contributions to assessments and plans made for children, young people and their families 
  • Undertake assessments of children, young people’s circumstances, using observation and information gathered from a range of sources to provide evidence and analysis of children’s needs leading to recommended levels of intervention and of service provision. 
  • Work with children, young people and their families in a range of settings, including their homes to undertake assessments and interventions aimed at building their resilience and improving outcomes.

4Recruitment Services is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and HealthCare Professionals. We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Ben Smith on bens@4recruitmentservices.com