Social Worker – Mental Health Team

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  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £31,371 - £36,876 / per annum + additional perks
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Social Care
  • Deadline:
    30th October 2019

Job Description

Social Personnel are looking for an experienced social worker to join a Mental Health Team in South London.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the service exceeds the requirements of the Fostering Services Regulations, National Minimum Standards and best practice.
  • Engaging and empowering all children and young people to have a more effective voice in making decisions about their own care and planning service developments.
  • Ensuring that children unable to return to their birth family have agreed permanency plans which give them appropriate legal security and are progressed on a timescale that is right for the child. By developing the use of Special Guardianship and rationalising the delivery of Long Term Fostering.
  • Supporting IROs to review Care Plans at every Looked After Child Review and make certain the plan for permanence is addressed at the 2nd review with clear timescales for implementation of the permanence plan.

What you need:

  • QSW Status – including qualification, HCPC registration and completed ASYE
  • previous experience working with local authorities.
  • previous experience in a children social care team
  • Right to work in the UK.

Benefits of working with Social Personnel:

  • As a Top Tier agency across many local authorities nationwide, Social Personnel have access to jobs earlier than other agencies, giving you the best chance at securing the role.
  • A way to give back to charitable organisations/disadvantaged young people, through our partnership with Youth at Risk, now known as GRIT
  • Simplistic payroll process, taking away the hassle from you – just enjoy your hard earned money each week
  • Training and development opportunities which meet the needs of your career and are tailored to you
  • Receive a £250 referral bonus for every social worker sent to us who gets placed.
  • Your own highly experienced recruitment consultant and dedicated aftercare team
  • Boat Parties, prize giveaways and much, much more…

Contact:
If you are interested in this position please submit application below or call Trey on 0203 929 4008.