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Qualified SOCIAL WORKERS – EAST LONDON

by:  Jacaranda Recruitment / Working in UK & Ireland

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Qualification:   Degree in Social Work or Social Pedagogy

                        Able to register with the HCPC

Role:                Social Worker in children’s services – Referral & Assessment & Care Management

Location:          East London

Salary:             £28,300 - £38,451 per annum depending on experience

Contract:          Permanent, full time

This local authority is redesigning their Children’s Social Care Division to ensure that all their Social Workers have manageable caseloads, and are well supported within a reflective and learning environment.

To get there, they are currently looking to recruit 15 committed and dynamic experienced Social Workers
to join their Assessment and Care Management Teams.

The work will involve; assessments, case management, case meetings, child protection cases, court work and report writing. You will be expected to offer a high level of support to your assigned clients.

Benefits include: an employee welfare service; pension; health support and quality homes at affordable rent (20% reduction on normal market price).

The area is undergoing EU-funded regeneration and redesign.

Requirements:                       

  • Social work qualification with HCPC registration
  • 2 years+ experience within children’s services, statutory settings
  • Excellent English (verbal and written) and good report writing skills
  • Able to work effectively with staff at all levels in the Department and externally
  • Able to manage a complex and challenging caseload, as well as being analytical, reflective and child focused
  • Ability to work with UK legislation and willingness to learn
  • A driving license and willingness to drive in the UK
  • Computer literate

Next step:        

Please email your CV to abby@jacaranda-recruitment.co.uk We can reply only if you meet the criteria. Please note this is not open to newly qualified workers. Quote reference VR/967 in the subject line of your email.

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