Merseyside
£25.00 - £31.15 per hour
Contract
Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Children with Disabilities Social Worker with experience within the Childrens services Unit at K nowsley MBC

The role will involve;

  • Holding a caseload of Children in Need under Section 17 of the Children's Act of 1989 and children subject to Child Protection Plans
  • Undertaking Initial Assessments under Section 17 of the Children's Act of 1989
  • Undertaking Core Assessments under Section 17 of the Children's Act of 1989
  • Undertaking Core Assessments under Section 47 of the Children's Act of 1989
  • Undertaking Child Protection Enquiries under Section 47 of the Children's Act of 1989
  • Undertaking Parenting Assessments
  • Undertaking Risk Assessments
  • Undertaking Educational Needs Assessments
  • Carrying out home visits for monitoring purposes/ to promote the welfare of and to safeguard the children
  • Liaising/ Working close with partnership agencies to support the families and meet the children'/ young people's needs
  • Convening and chairing Core Group Meetings
  • Producing Initial Child Protection Conference reports
  • Initiating and implementing Child Protection Plans
  • Applying for and obtaining Emergency Protection Orders
  • Reviewing Financial payments received by kinship carers/ or carers granted Residence Orders/Special Guardianship Orders
  • Organising/managing packages of support
  • Organising/managing packages of care
  • Arranging short breaks
  • Providing Section 17 support to families and children in need
  • Attending court and giving evidence when required
  • Initiating Care Proceedings
  • Completion of Care Proceedings

To apply for this role you must hold a degree, post graduate or Professional Qualification in Social Work. Hold full HCPC registration. Working with Eden Brown Synergy offers you a team with extensive Social Work recruitment experience. Access to a wide selection of Social Work vacancies across the UK. The choice of PAYE or limited company schemes and excellent rates of pay.

Eden Brown Synergy is an equal opportunities employer.

Posted on: 20 September 2021
Closed date: 27 September 2021
Job ref: 276661LCO
Tags: Social Work