Qualified Social Worker, Bolton Council, Childrens Court Team

Bolton

Ref: EN140-288

Sector: Social Work
Division: Childrens Services
Specialist Area: Social Worker
Location: Bolton
Job type: Contract
Salary (per hour): Negotiable dependent on experience and pay scheme selected
Reference: EN140-288

Job Description

Qualified Social Worker, Bolton Council, Childrens Court Team - Must be a Qualified Social Worker with a minimum of 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within a Children's Social Work team

Our client is looking for a registered Social Worker with 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within a Children’s Social Work team

The responsibilities will include:

• Responsible for a caseload of more complex cases, providing advice to other social workers in relation to their cases
• Provides casework supervision to other social workers in the team and may also supervise students, trainees, less experienced professional team members, support staff and volunteers
• Participate in the planning / reviewing of cases
• Develop and maintain effective relationships with service users, their families and carers
• Provide advice and support and promote independence and early intervention, as necessary
• Liaise with colleagues in own or other departments or external agencies to gather relevant information for assessment and care planning activities
• Maintain and update case notes and other records to required ethical and quality standards
• Write high quality reports as required and also where required give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings
• Court Work
• 37 hours per week (flexible by negotiation)
• 3 month Temporary Contract
• Start date subject to CRB and reference clearance

The successful candidate will need to hold a DipSW or equivalent must be registered with the HCPC, have a current CRB and be a car driver.

If you are not an HCPC registered Qualified Social Worker with a minimum of 2 years+ UK Post Qualifying Social Work experience, you are not eligible for this role, so please do not apply!

Please call the recruitment team where you will speak to one of our dedicated consultants on 0333 1234 530

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Phone: 0333 1234 530
Or email your CV, quoting the job reference code, to: jobs@entrustsocialcare.co.uk