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social worker Children in Care

  • Job reference: 260320201
  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description:
Service Care solutions are looking for a Qualified Social Worker to join Buckinghamshire Council in their Children in Care Team! Based in Aylesbury

Our Children in Care teams provide social work services to long term looked after children and care leavers. The purpose of this team is to proactively engage with our children and young people,

The service benefits from a strong fostering and adoption offer and a commissioning based placement service that has enabled more children and young people to be placed within the local area.

Social Workers act as allocated key workers delivering statutory social work services, including assessment, planning, support/intervention and review, throughout the child and young person's journey in all key service areas, including the:
*First Response Service
*Safeguarding Service
*Care Management Service
*Care Services

Main Duties & Responsibilities
1.To clarify eligibility and undertake statutory social work assessments, in line with agreed local thresholds, to analyse children and young people's needs, risks and circumstances and confirm existing parenting skills and any capacity to change, as necessary and appropriate
2.To develop, as appropriate, relevant support, protection and care/pathway plans to meet the assessed needs and circumstances of children and young people
3.To monitor and review the impact of support, protection and care plans to ensure that these continues to meet children and young people's assessed needs and circumstances and delivers improved outcomes
4.To practice in accordance with agreed performance and quality best practice standards and take appropriate remedial action to address audit feedback and management recommendations as required

What You Need to Apply?
-Completed ASYE / Post qualified Working Experience
-HCPC Registration / Relevant Qualification
-CIN/ CIC Experience
-Car Driver / Access to own Transport
-Up-to-date with Children Legislations / Safeguarding
How To Apply?
To Find out More/Apply & Find out all of Benefits working with Buckinghamshire Council offer call
Louise Rutter - 01772 208964

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!
Salary: £36,984- £44,007