Social Worker, Leaving Care

Location Kent
Job type Permanent
Salary ? 35,541 - 38,470 per year
Contact Charlie Reeve
Call Charlie
Reference HQ00119819

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment agency is currently looking for a Social Worker to work full-time in Kent within a Leaving Care Team. 

The salary for this permanent Social Worker role is £35,541 up to £38,470 per annum.

To provide a high quality and effective professional casework service for young people in care as they transition to independence, taking responsibility for working and managing a caseload within a framework of appropriate supervision, dependent upon the complexities of these cases and the social worker's experience. Support the transition of young people from care to independence as they move from the Children in Care teams to the 16+ Care Leavers teams.
This role is a case holding role of 16, 17 and 18 year old young people in care, managing care proceedings and the associated tasks necessary, supporting young people by ensuring pathways are followed, prior to leaving care and handing over to a Personal Advisor within the team.
To comply with legislation, statutory guidance and local policies and procedures.
To be competent in all areas of the PCF at Social Worker level and The Knowledge and Skills Statement (KSS) for approved child and family practitioners.

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


This Social Worker job is advertised by Charlie Reeve; 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.