Social Worker Family Support and Protection Team
PURPOSE OF POST:
• This post is based in the Family Support & Protection Team who are responsible for the assessment and planning for children, young people and their families who are considered to require Social Care involvement to ensure their health and wellbeing and protection from neglect and abuse.
• You will be required to complete assessments and progress plans that evidences an improvement in the welfare of children and young people’s within a time frame that is appropiate for the child /young person. In cases where it has not been possible to achieve this within the birth family, social workers will be responsible for preparation of written evidence and the progression of the case to legal proceedings
• Your case load will consist of a cases that require a high level of statutory intervention including Child Protection, private and public law cases. In cases where adoption is being considered as an option you will be responsible for this process through to the adoption order.
Post ID: SCS310
Grade: BAND I SCP 31 – SCP 35 (£34,728- £38,890 per annum)
Closing Date: 22/01/2021 12:00 pm