Social Worker - MASH

Location Slough, Berkshire
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £35.00 per hour
Contact Leon Ali
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Reference HQ00099145_1573216674

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time in Slough in a MASH Team. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £35 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and is an initial 3-month contract.

The Front Door is the first port of call for all initial enquiries from anyone concerned about a child or for any emergencies. The Hub serves as the Multi-Agency Support Hub, traditionally what is called a referral and assessment team. This is where the referrals and key decisions take place.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for undertaking social work on allocated cases producing outcome based plans, having regard to the needs of, and risks to, children and their families.
  • To develop effective relationships with children, young people and their families to improve impact of work and determine the level of service available ensuring written plans are agreed with the CYP and their families and reflect their views.
  • To determine, using evidence based practice how these needs will be met subject to resources, statutory responsibilities, within the framework of council policies and procedures.
  • To be responsible for effective Individual performance in line with national standards and performance indicators, including receiving regular supervision.
  • To maintain, monitor and review accurate records of all work undertaken ensuring recording information is accurate and up to date, including comprehensive use of the Integrated Children's System.
  • To work effectively move casework to other areas of service as appropriate with a clear transfer plan.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current HCPC registration
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within children's services

Contact:

This Social Worker job is advertised by Leon Ali; if you are interested in this position please click below 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.

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.