Reviewing Officer - Southend on Sea
|Job Title:||Reviewing Officer - Southend on Sea|
|Location:||Southend on Sea|
|Salary:||£44,632 - 49,479 per year|
|Contact Name:||Parbej Miah|
|Job Published:||15 days ago|
Reviewing Officer – Southend on Sea
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract
Salary: £44632 - £49479
Full-Time (37 hours)
Your new organisation
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is a unitary authority based in the heart of the town centre offering traditional seaside living that makes it a great place to live and work. This diverse and busy town has great public parks and leisure activities, competitive house pricing and excellent travel links.
Your new role
Southend Council are currently looking to recruit a Reviewing Officer on a fixed term contract for 6 months.
The purpose of this role is to review the cases of children who are looked after as laid down in Care Planning, Placement & Case Review Regulations England 2015 and Statutory Guidance and Adoption and Children Act 2002 and take all necessary decisions to confirm said Care Plan. You will also need to chair Child Protection Conferences in line with Working Together to Safeguard Children and Southend Safeguarding Partnership procedures.
What you'll need to succeed
This role requires a qualified social worker who has substantial experience of child care work, experience of chairing meetings involving children, families and practitioners, and experience of management.. You should have a good understanding of planning for children and excellent communications skills with children, families and professionals.
You should have a strong commitment to promoting the voice of children within their meetings and within the organisation. You should have post qualifying experience of children and family social work including substantial experience in child protection and planning for looked after children, as well as a good working knowledge of childcare legislation.
- 24 hour one on one specialist 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
Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.
To discuss this vacancy or other vacancies in your area please contact Max Catherall 02085149176
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