Qualified Duty Social Worker, Flintshire Council, Childrens Initial Response Team


Ref: EN162-124

Sector: Social Work
Division: Childrens Services
Specialist Area: Social Worker
Location: Flintshire
Job type: Contract
Salary (per hour): Negotiable dependent on experience and pay scheme selected
Reference: EN162-124

Job Description

Qualified Duty Social Worker, Flintshire Council, Childrens Initial Response 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 qualified Social Worker with 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within a Children’s Social Work team

The team work extremely well together to ensure the safety of children under the close supervision of a supportive Team Manager

The responsibilities will include:

• Predominately deal with all the initial local Child Protection enquiries, initial Court applications and PBRA
• Workers are well rehearsed in managing the most complex and diverse Child Protection enquiries, with us taking some pride in the team being a robust but stable team
• Majority of the referrals are processed within a timely manner by the individual workers identifying closure of the case, Care and support services or progression to ICPCC, indeed something that will be expected of the new worker
• Written Section 47 enquiry documents would be expected to be completed to a high standard with much detail and analysis when looking and identifying the risk to children and young people
• The resilience and support between the staff group is impeccable especially when working under pressure
• Liaise with other professionals
• 37 hours per week (flexible by negotiation)
• 3 month Temporary Contract
• Start date subject to DBS and reference clearance

Successful candidates will benefit from:

• A Kindle Fire upon commencement of contract (see terms)
• £20 Amazon voucher if registration is completed within 2 weeks(see terms)
• Competitive pay rates
• Weekly payroll
• Free access to a comprehensive online training portal worth £500 a year
• Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
• Receive up to £250 for each referred worker (see terms)

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

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

Apply for this job

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