Experienced Social Worker required for The Long Term Safeguarding and Child Protection Team.
The team works within pods to optimise the management, oversight and support to all social workers.
The team requires Social Workers with experience and skill to undertake comprehensive assessments including parenting assessments in a timely way to inform the development of outcome-focused care plans with Children and their Families.
The team undertake care proceedings within the court, both private and public. Social Workers initiate and complete within court timescales and achieve permanency plans for children including adoption.
Social workers need to be able to understand and respond to the complexity of risks and are required to evidence on records, including providing analysis of their interventions with children and families. Candidates need to be able to use theoretical perspectives to inform decision making and practice.