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Social Worker | Participation Officer | Merton

Job Title: Social Worker | Participation Officer | Merton
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Merton, London
Salary: £23 - £25 per hour
Start Date: Asap
Duration: Ongoing
REF: 3454624_1516278688
Contact Name: D'Nad Eugene
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen in Merton to support and promote the participation and engagement of our young people, who are subject to child protection plans, children in need, looked after or who are care leavers.

In championing and promoting young people's participation and corporate parenting, you will work with colleagues throughout the Children, Schools and Families department, partner agencies and Children in Care Council.

You will promote and embed change through all levels of the organisation, and provide expert advice, make recommendations and lead on the implementation of new policies and procedures. Working with the Corporate Parenting Strategy Board and the Children's Safeguarding Board you will implement outcomes and actions in support of children and young people.

Social work qualified with experience of working and communicating with children of all ages, you will understand the legal and regulatory frameworks which underpin our duties and responsibilities.

Salary is £23ph - £25ph

To apply for this the Social Worker must have:

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

4Social Work is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and care 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. 4Social Work is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact D Eugene on 02085149148.

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