Qualified Social Worker, Practice Manager, Tameside Council, Childrens MASH Team


Ref: EN93-255

Sector: Social Work
Division: Childrens Services
Specialist Area: Practice Manager
Location: Tameside
Job type: Contract
Salary (per hour): Negotiable dependent on experience and pay scheme selected
Reference: EN93-255

Job Description

Qualified Social Worker, Practice Manager, Tameside 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 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:

• Provide consultation and advice to children and their families; members of the public and professionals, and to provide, analysis, and recommendation to enable the most appropriate action to be taken at referral stage within the necessary timescales
• Duties include accessing and acknowledging all referrals to the MASH, triaging and signposting as appropriate
• Supervise staff to a high standard
• Ensure staff training and development
• Working closely with a variety of agencies including Police, Health and Education
• 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


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