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Social Worker

  • £37.37 per hour
  • Cardiff
  • Posted: 20/10/2020
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: V49102298

Job Details

Social Worker – Intake and Assessment

Location: Cardiff

Pay rate: £37.37 per hour


We are current looking for a qualified and experienced Social work to work in a Children's team within the Cardiff area.
The Successful candidate will be required to undertake well- being and S47 Assessments, and provide short term interventions, supporting families to increase safety in the home. The Social workers will hold these cases for a short period of time, transferring any long term work at the first planning meeting.

Perfect candidate will be:

• Highly Experienced in Safeguarding, Child Protection and Court proceedings.

• Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Care Wales
• 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
• Registered with the Care Council for Wales

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:-
• A 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 or email for more information.