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Senior Social Worker | First Response/MASH Team | Cambridgeshire

Job Title: Senior Social Worker | First Response/MASH Team | Cambridgeshire
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cambridgeshire
Industry:
Salary: Salary is £32 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
REF: SSWFRMashCB2611
Contact Name: Liam Murphy
Contact Email: Enquiries@4recruitmentServices.com
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

Senior Social Worker | First Response/MASH Team | Cambridgeshire

4Recruitment Services require an experienced Senior Social Worker to work within a MASH/First Response Team based within Cambridgeshire.

You will provide professional and comprehensive casework to a caseload of young people appropriate to experience and capabilities. To ensure the highest of professional standards and good overall knowledge of relevant legislation regulation and practice methods.

The successful Senior Social Worker will have experience of:

  • Risk assessment in relation to individuals, families and other groups.
  • Applying knowledge and research to correctly evaluate and signpost cases.
  • Multi-agency liaison to ensure cases are progressed in the best interest of the child.
  • Working with Children in Need.
  • Front door decision making/assessment.
  • Undertaking duty work and carrying out joint & single s47 enquiries
  • Working within Referral and Assessment teams or Screening team
  • Taking referrals about children who are at risk of significant harm (sec 47 Children's Act 1989)
  • Screening for children involved in domestic abuse
  • Taking Vulnerable Children referrals that meet a certain definition (No Secrets 2000 see appendix1)
  • Undertaking s17 assessment and intervention with children and families

To apply for this the Senior Social Worker must have:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Significant experience of working within child protection and safeguarding
  • Knowledge of methods of social work intervention
  • Knowledge of social work & their social work applications i.e. attachment theory, enabling change, behaviour management.

Salary is £32 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
  • 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 David Burgess on 0208 514 9115.

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