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Qualified Social Worker | Referral & Assessment (Children's) | Wakefield

Job Title: Qualified Social Worker | Referral & Assessment (Children's) | Wakefield
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Wakefield
Industry:
Salary: Salary is £29 - £30 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
REF: QSWR&AWake0801
Contact Name: Billy Fagg
Contact Email: Enquiries@4recruitmentServices.com
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Qualified Social Worker | Referral & Assessment (Children’s) | Wakefield

We require an experienced Social Worker to work within a Referral & Assessment Children’s Services Team based within Wakefield. To be successful for this role, you are required to have a minimum of 2 years recent Social Worker experience of working within a R&A Children’s Team.

The successful Social Worker will have experience of:

  • Visiting and interviewing clients to make assessments.
  • Children's Services/Children in Need Experience
  • Assessing priorities and writing reports to develop care plans.
  • Accepting responsibility for actions in relation to the liberty or safety of clients in emergency situations.
  • Including carers and clients' families in the assessment process in line with the Equal Opportunities Act 2004.
  • Liaising with colleagues and other agencies as appropriate including domiciliary, day and residential services.
  • A hospital social work team which is focused on arranging safe and timely discharges for service users
  • Working on a duty Desk, Section 47s
  • Working in a high paced team, Initial Assessments
  • Liaising with Clients and Professionals/Agencies
  • Chairing Child Protection Core Groups
  • Supervised contact, Risk Assessments

To apply for this role you must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Be HCPC Registered
  • Be eligible to work within the UK

Salary is £29 - £30 per hour

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 Billy Fagg on 0208 514 9139.