Advanced Social Work Practitioner (Children) #0008D7E41

Job Description

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

The following is essential criteria:

– Degree in Social Work

– SWE Registration

– Right to work within the UK

We are looking for social work qualified and SWE registered social workers who have at least three years post qualification experience working in a social work statutory children and families fieldwork setting.  You must have passed your ASYE fitness to practice.   You will be able to hold complex cases, have experience of court proceedings and adoption proceedings.  You will be able to evidence that you can work autonomously on cases and be able to travel across the North of the City supporting our most vulnerable children and families and work to the attached job description. The average caseload is 22 children per social worker. 

You will be based at Sorby House, 42 Spital Hill, The Wicker, Sheffield, S4 7LG and be able to work full time 37hours per week.  All our social workers are office based and you will be available from 8.45am-5.15pm Monday to Thursday with a 4.45pm finish on a Friday.  Experience of Liquid Logic and Signs of Safety will be an advantage.

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

What’s on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with adults.
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area

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