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Qualified Social Worker | Unaccompanied Asylum Team | Ashford

Job Title: Qualified Social Worker | Unaccompanied Asylum Team | Ashford
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Ashford
Salary: Salary is £32 - £38 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
Contact Name: Max Catherall
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Qualified Social Worker | Unnaccompanied Asylum Team | Ashford

4Recruitment Services require a Social Worker to work within an Unnaccompanied Asylum Team based in Ashford.

To be successful for this role, you are required to have a minimum of 2 years recent Social Work experience of working within a Children in our Care team.

We are looking for a Social Worker with at least 2 years post qualifying experience, who is organised, highly motivated and skilled in communicating with this vulnerable and often traumatised group of children and young people.

You will have knowledge of relevant legislation and processes and be confident and competent in negotiating with immigration authorities and legal representatives.

You will hold a case load of UASC who are looked after and Care Leavers and will be required to fulfil statutory duties on behalf of the service.

The post involves completing age assessments, life journey & direct work with children and young people as well as general case management duties. This role also includes providing advice, information and guidance to colleagues regarding immigration issues, rights and entitlements.

To apply for this role you must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Be HCPC Registered
  • Desirable experience and interest in discharge care
  • Be eligible to work within the UK

Salary range is £32 - £38 per hour. 

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

  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • 4Recruitment Services Employee Benefits Programme
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Max Catherall on 0208 514 9176.