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Social Worker - CIN/CP

  • £25 - £30 per hour
  • Northumberland
  • Posted: 30/09/2020
  • Contract
  • Job Ref: JL04

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Social Worker- CIN/CP

Location: Bedlington, Northumberland

Salary: £25-30 per hour


An experienced Social Worker required for Central Locality based in Bedlington to provide a Statutory Social Work Service within Northumberland. Working with children on CIN/CP and Looked After.

Northumberland provide strength based practice adopting Signs of Safety as practice model in supporting families in times of adversity and crisis. Workers receive monthly supervision and in addition are supported in Group supervision  with an established supportive team

You'll be committed to ensure positive and sustainable results of your interventions. Using best practice, you'll strive to provide the best outcomes for children. Most importantly however, you'll have a passion for supporting children and their families to ensure that they thrive and flourish. Our priority is to protect the most vulnerable and to be as efficient as possible

Perfect candidate will be:

• Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Work England.

• Experienced in working with children and families including those from vulnerable groups.

• Creative, flexible and forward thinking in approach.

• Knowledgeable of Child Protection legislation and understanding of child protection issues.

• Constantly striving for continuous improvement to provide the best outcomes for children.

• Able to use excellent mediation and negotiation skills on behalf of service users.

• Highly skilled at building meaningful relationships with children and families to engage them in assessments and plans

• Committed to providing our service users with a high-quality service

• Experienced in working in a multi-disciplinary, inter-agency basis

• 4 Years plus Qualified

In this role you will:

• Use skills, knowledge, and experience to make full assessment of risks protection and social care needs.

• Manage an agreed case load.

• Use specialist communication skills to achieve optimum outcomes for service users.

• Devise individual care plans, taking account of diversity and promoting dignity and empowerment.

• Offer advice and support to unqualified staff and students to assist development.

This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you:-

• Dedicated consultant who has access to all roles across the UK and is available for you to speak to, easy registration process, referral schemes and incentives, ongoing compliance managed for you, prompt and reliable payroll and lots more.

Please contact Jenny Lloyd on 07484 090324