Exciting Social Worker Opportunity in the Assessment Team
Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children and families? We have an exciting opportunity for a Social Worker to join our Assessment Team!
Payrate : 37 p/hr
Location : Bolton
- Conducting home visits to gather information and assess safeguarding concerns, conducting initial child/family needs assessments.
- Managing s47 enquiries, coordinating statutory meetings, and closing s47 cases when no further action is required.
- Providing short-term interventions and collaborating with other teams when necessary.
- Engaging with the courts when required to protect a child, including Emergency Protection Order applications and Care Proceedings initiation.
- Participating in duty rota cover for front-line social work.
- Minimum of 5 years' experience in relevant social work roles, with a focus on referral and assessment teams and familiarity with statutory processes.
- Ability to undertake duty and home visits, providing support and intervention as needed.
- Familiarity with relevant legislation and protocols related to child safeguarding.
- Full UK driving license is essential.
Benefits of working for REED:
- Dedicated Recruitment Consultant to support you throughout the application process and beyond.
- Aftercare service delivered by our Candidate Care Team, ensuring your satisfaction and well-being in the role.
- Free DBS checks to facilitate the hiring process.
- Weekly payroll for timely and reliable payment.
- PAYE payroll option with additional benefits, including holiday pay, healthcare, pension, and more.
- Refer a Friend scheme where you can earn up to £250 for recommending qualified candidates.
If you are ready to take on this rewarding role and contribute to the welfare of children and families, please submit your application today!