Accessibility Links

Qualified Social Worker, LAC Team, Newham

  • Job reference: SW130220202
  • Location: Newham, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
Closes in:
d h m s
Hurry ending soon!
Send jobs like this to my email
Job description: I am recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to work with Children as part of the LAC team at Newham Council, based at Newham Dockside, Newham.

Assisting Newham Council fulfil its duties and responsibilities in relation to The Care Act 2014, Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberties, Safeguarding and all other appropriate legislation.

Fundamental to fulfilling the responsibilities of this post is the ability to respond flexibly, positively and successfully to the ever-changing pressures which an integrated Health and Social Care service will face. This Job Description is a guide to the level and range of responsibilities the post holder will be expected to undertake initially. It is neither exhaustive nor inclusive and may be subject to changes in order to meet legislative requirements changing circumstances and business demands of the service.

The primary purpose of this role is to:
*Take professional responsibility for a case load of statutory child care cases
*Ensure that every child/young person has a smart plan that ensures review and evaluation of outcomes.
*Contribute to improving the resilience and independence of Newham's children, young people and their families
*Ensure each child's personal record is maintained within the HCPC required standards.
*Lead the investigation of allegations of significant harm to children in consultation with the Practice Leader and other professionals.
*Progress plans for children appropriately and in accordance with supervisory and management instructions and with regard to budgetary cost
*Be responsible for making realistic child centred plans within a review timeline, that will manage and reduce identified risks and meet the needs of children

Salary: £33,948 to £42,684
Hours - 36 per week Mon- Fri

What do you need to apply?
- Previous experience in a similar role
- Support team of QSW
- HCPC / Relevant Qualification or Experience
- 2/3+ years Post qualified Experience

Contact Sam @ Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email if you wish to apply or find out more information

Benefits of working with Service care solutions
Free Payroll Service*
SCS will fund the £9 a week fee via ARCH Umbrella company! if you secure a Qualified Social worker role.
Candidate Referral Bonus
SCS offer £250 for every Qualified Social Worker you refer over to us!
(£150 after 6 weeks in the assignment and £100 after completing 12 weeks)
Find your own job bonus
SCS will offer £150 to Qualified Social Workers sourcing their own job and referring it to the agency you must be placed in the role for 4weeks before payment can be made!
Permanent Qualified Social Worker Bonus*
If you are placed in to a permanent position by SCS we will pay £250 after you have completed 12 weeks in the role!
Subsidised training
SCS will pay up to £250 each year to help with your Continuing Professional Development

Loyalty Reward Scheme
SCS will pay a "Thank you" bonus to Qualified Social Workers after each 12-month period they complete with SCS