Duty & Assessment Senior Social Worker

Area(s)

Location

Europe > England > West Midlands > West Midlands > Birmingham

Type

Contract, Contract

Salary

£28000 - £42000 per annum

Reference

TJ-D&A

Date Posted

September 15, 2021

Start Date

19-01-2021

Applications Close

October 15, 2021

Job Description

Duty and Assessment social worker

An exciting role has become available for an experienced and motivated Qualified Senior social worker to join a busy and thriving duty and assessment Team in the West Midlands.

My client is looking for experienced social workers for their Children’s Assessment team, you should be able to handle pressure and respond effectively as you are part of the initial stage of the children’s referral process and will be making decisions about levels of need and appropriate interventions.

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Supporting colleagues as part of a duty system in place
  • Liaising with other professionals
  • Undertaking part 3 assessments
  • Preventative social work
  • Undertaking initial assessments
  • Producing excellent part 4 care and support plans with subsequent reviews
  • Being a part of complex case decisions
  • Having excellent assessment skills

EXPERIENCE

1-2 years relevant experience to demonstrate the competencies required.

You MUST be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A full UK license holder
  • Qualified Social worker – Degree in social work

Why Medicare First?

  • Free DBS and fast compliance service
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Regular meetings/ visits with your consultant
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £200 for bringing your own position to us
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren’t available from other agencies

Initial 3 month contract
Monday – Friday working hours = 37 hours per week

If this sounds like the job for you, please apply today, alternatively for more information please call Taylor Johnson on: 0121 688 82 20 or 07936345521, I cant wait to hear from you!

If this job isn’t for you, but you know someone who maybe interested, refer your friend and if successful we can offer you a “Refer a friend bonus” of £250.