Qualified Social Worker - Adolescent Team - Kent (Ashford)

Recruiter
RT Social Care
Location
Kent
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
02 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Qualified Social Worker - Adolescent Team - Kent (Ashford)

Our client in the Kent area is looking for a Qualified Social Worker for the Adolescent Team.

Your key Job responsibilities will be to:

  • Manage a Children & Families caseload to include complex and diverse cases, involving assessments, reviews and the preparation of welfare reports and court attendance
  • Contribute to and review the development of ongoing initiatives to achieve a more effective use of resources within Children & Families Services.
  • Initiate and develop close working partnerships with statutory agencies, voluntary and private sector agencies, carers and those with parental responsibility in order to facilitate effective service delivery.
  • Inform advise, counsel and support clients and carers, individually and in group settings, to relieve stress and modify attitudes of behaviour to meet the needs of the client.
  • Ensure that information systems, e.g. CAFIS, and client records are effectively maintained to provide up-to-date and accurate information, upon which decisions affecting service delivery can be made
  • Recruit, train, assess and support adoptive parents and foster carers to ensure that there is a suitable range of placements to meet the needs of children and to facilitate the adoption and fostering process.

Please register your interest now by clicking the Apply now button.

Whether you are looking for temporary, permanent or contract work we can assist.

By Working with RT-Social Care you will receive the following benefits:

  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to vacancies across the UK
  • Dedicated Specialist Consultant
  • Access to our range of training opportunities
  • Excellent Aftercare Service
  • Prompt and reliable payroll
  • Networking opportunities at our numerous candidate events
  • GBP250 referral fee*

RT Social Care is an equal opportunities employer

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