Complex Care Childrens Social Worker [Sale] #0003118D1
Waterside, Sale M33 7ZF, UK
The Complex Needs (children social care) team provide social work services to children and young people with disabilities / complex needs and their families. We are an established multi agency and collocated team working closely with health and education providing short breaks, child in need family support, child protection and care proceedings.
The team works with a wide range of children and young people with disabilities across the borough up to the age of 18. The service provides support to children with challenging behaviors, autism, moderate to severe learning disabilities, epilepsy, and complex health and physical disabilities. The Complex Needs team supports children with to remain at home whenever possible and for as long as possible.
We require an agency social worker to provide a high quality social work assessment and planning. The candidate will take responsibility for child and family assessments, child in need planning, child looked after planning, child protection and care proceedings. Further, you will work with the Short break team to provide short break elements where required.
The candidate MUST have a valid enhanced DBS dated within 12 months.