Children and Young People’s Social Worker

Salary £35,607 - £36,912 gross
Reference VR/01101
Location East London
Start date ASAP
Job Description

Your role is to holistically assess the need of children, young people and their family’s needs and plan purposeful social work interventions. This will include some direct work with children and families. This is a statutory role and knowledge legislation and guidance will be needed.


·         Social work or social pedagogy qualification with HCPC registration

·         Good understanding of child development, parenting capacity and environmental factors

·         Experience of social work with families

·         To be able to summarise, analyse and evaluate complex information

·         Ability to balance risk and protective factors

·         Ability to provide good verbal and written reports

·         To be able to work confidently with legislation and guidance

·         To be able to plan purposeful social work interventions

·         To acquire knowledge about different groups, races and cultures

·         To build a professional relationship with children, young people and their families

·         Understand and respect the rights of children

·         To maintain and manage the required information in case records, plans and so on

·         To be dedicated to ongoing professional development

·         To work effectively with other agencies

·         Computer literacy

·         To be committed to quality of opportunity and to challenge discrimination


Required Education Level Degree in Social Work or Social Pedagogy
Qualifications Must be HCPC registered
Duration Permanent
Available Postions 5+
Company Name Jacaranda Recruitment
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