Are you an experienced Children in Care Social Worker looking for an exciting new role in Dorset? If so, this is the perfect job for you!
Our client is looking for a dedicated and passionate individual to join their team in Dorset. The successful candidate will have a strong background in social work, particularly in the field of children in care. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing a comprehensive social work service for looking after children, their families and carers.
The ideal candidate will have a professional qualification in Social Work, or equivalent, and be registered with SWE. Experience working in a similar role is essential, as is a thorough knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and practice standards. The successful candidate will also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to build effective relationships, and the ability to make tough decisions in challenging situations.
Office Committment: 2/3 days a week
Accomodation allowance: £30 per night
This incredibly rewarding role requires patience, resilience, and a real commitment to making a positive difference in vulnerable children’s lives. As such, the successful candidate will be given the necessary support and resources to excel in the role.
The role will involve:
- Working with looked after children and their families to ensure they are safe and well cared for.
- Developing and implementing care plans for looked after children.
- Liaising with other agencies and professionals, such as the police, health professionals and solicitors.
- Assessing and monitoring the progress of looked after children in care.
- Providing advice and guidance to social workers, foster carers, and other professionals.
- Attending court proceedings and providing reports and evidence.
- Working within relevant legislation, regulations, and practice standards.
The successful candidate will be joining a supportive team of professionals who strive to make a positive difference to the lives of children in care. You will be given the opportunity to further your career, with access to a wide range of training and development opportunities.
If you have the necessary skills and experience to fulfil this role, please apply today! We look forward to hearing from you.
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If you want to know more about this Experienced Social Worker role in Dorset, give Fred Thomas a call on 01635 226350.
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