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Social Work Assistant - Children and Families

  • Job reference: AP0210refugeesupshef
  • Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Unqualified Social Work
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Job description: This role is to work with families who have no recourse to public funds. If you are enthusiastic and committed to improving outcomes for children and families, have good relationships with partner agencies and experience of supporting asylum seekers and refugees this will be a great development move.
KEY RESULT AREAS/OUTCOMES
*Holding a caseload of families with no recourse to public funds, working closely with the allocated Social Worker;
*Holding Team around the Family meetings every 8 weeks and undertaking visits to the Family;
*Complete regular reviews of the cases and present these to the NRPF panel and carry out any actions agreed at the panel;
*Liaise with Legal services, the Home Office, Solicitors etc to ensure that they are receiving any assistance that is possible that will lift the NRPF restrictions;
*liaise with housing and generally help to settle the family into the local community - this may include looking for and applying for packages with regard to furnishings;
*Assist by once the NRPF is lifted getting them into advice services and any benefits due;
*Assist in getting them linked into job centres agencies etc to access work opportunities

Candidate Profile
The successful candidate for this position will have experience of working with Children. Has a willingness to learn new skills on the job and be able to work within a fast paced team environment.

The Council, offer the following Benefits:
Claim Mileage per mile
Regular Support and Supervisions
Remote Working
On-site Parking
Requirements:
*Enhanced DBS
*Experience of working within a child centred environment.
If you are interested in this role or looking for a new role as a Qualified Social Worker in the UK, please contact Alex Procter on 01772 208 964

*Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know. Once they are placed and complete their probationary period you receive a £250 bonus! *

Working with Service Care Solutions offers you a number of benefits including:

* A specialist consultant within an experience and dedicated Social Work recruitment team
* Excellent rates of pay
* An extensive range of Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
* Payroll service twice a week
* Loyalty Bonus scheme including Free TV's, Mobile Phones and more.