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Children's Social Worker

Job Description

Main Role Responsibilities

  • Undertake statutory visits to children and be responsible for implementing a child in need or child protection plan with the aim of safely stepping the family down or where required, escalating to legal proceedings.
  • Manage casework including Court Proceedings, preparing Court reports, statements, care plans evidence and giving evidence in Court.
  • Complete a variety of system work including risks assessments, review reports, care/pathway plans, case recordings and essential paperwork.
  • Social workers are essential professionals in family group conferences, leading care management meetings and attending wider service/statutory meetings.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Qualified Social Worker with relevant degree or equivalent qualification
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Experience working with vulnerable children
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Full enhanced DBS

How to Apply:

If you are interested in applying for this role please submit your CV via email to or call 01772 208964 to discuss the role with me directly.