Are you a social worker looking to take the next step in your career within children’s services?
We are working alongside a team that provides social work services to children and their families to safeguard and promote their welfare, that are currently expanding their team. We are looking to hear from HCPC registered, qualified social workers with a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience. A background of implementing child protection and child in need plans is beneficial.
The team plays a key role in continuing the child’s journey when cases are transferred from the Assessment Service and where longer-term involvement is needed to try to resolve concerns about children’s welfare.
Your role will be to implement child protection and child in need plans, support looked after children, and to escalate cases through legal proceedings when required, liaising with partners internally and externally to ensure that services are provided efficiently and effectively.
As a Senior Social Worker, you will also support and mentor ASYE colleagues and will be encouraged to supervise students to assist with their development.
You will be rewarded with a benefits package including the below;
• 30 days annual leave
• Local Government Pension Scheme
• Varied working options including flexi-time and term time contracts
• Season ticket / travel loans
• Discounted parking and car allowance for children's social workers
• Access to staff support and networking groups
• Retail, holiday and travel discounts
• Cycle purchase scheme
Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.