Advanced Social Worker - Child Protection

Charles Hunter Associates
32.00 GBP Hourly
04 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Derbyshire County Council is currently looking for an experienced Advanced Social Worker to join their ambitious Children's Social Work team based in Derbyshire.

The council offers a flexible working contract and offers continuous and consistent training and support opportunities. This would be a great opportunity for any advanced social worker to develop their skills to a high level if they are looking to progress high in their career. The role comes with a very competitive rate of GBP32/hr with room for negotiation based on experience and interview.

Responsibilities of the advanced social worker:

- Completing core and initial assessments
- Producing initial child protection conference reports
- Identifying and assessing levels of risk and need
- Maintaining up to date assessments, care plans and reviews for all cases
- Providing Section 17 support to families and children in need
- Undertaking section 47 child protection investigations

Requirements for this advanced social worker role:

  • Minimum 2 years post qualification experience
  • HCPC Registered
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service
  • Social Work Qualification
  • Please note: Unfortunately, due to the nature of the role, newly qualified social workers will not be considered at this stage.

    This is a truly rewarding opportunity for a locum social worker to progress in their career. Closing date is Wednesday 11th August so please apply now to be considered.

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