Social Worker - Family and Youth Resilience

Location Richmond upon Thames
Job type Permanent
Salary £33,948 - 37,722 per year
Contact Lucy Pearson
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Reference 169623

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a permanent vacancy for a Social Worker to work full time based in Richmond upon Thames, within the Family and Youth Resilience Service.

The salary for this permanent Social Worker is £33,948 - £37,722 per annum.

Main Duties:

  • Ensure high levels of quality interventions using AfC’s social work practice model, Signs of Safety, agreed
  • quality standards and operating procedures.
  • Represent AfC at operational multi agency and others meetings as appropriate.
  • Be responsible for ensuring that adolescents are safeguarded from harm whilst parents and carers of adolescents are supported in their parenting capacity to protect and nurture them whilst ensuring that the public is protected where youth offending is concerned.
  • Develop and lead a culture of partnership and innovation, so that services are child focussed, flexible and adaptable.
  • Learn from mistakes, share knowledge and challenge existing practice.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Children's Services
  • Be a fantastic communicator
  • Be a resilient worker, able to work effectively in a team or on your own initiative, taking ownership and responsibility
  • Be confident and competent with relevant statutory and regulatory framework and of an appropriate range of
  • professional interventions
  • Be a solution focussed person with the ability to deal with sensitive issues

This Social Worker job is advertised by Lucy Pearson; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.