Are you passionate about protecting children and young people? Do you want to support them to flourish and achieve?
We have new opportunities for fulfilling work in London with children and families
Benefits include: salary tailored to your experience, excellent training, good holiday allowance, pension, child care vouchers, local shopping discounts, 10 minutes to central London and within easy reach of great parks and countryside. Schools in the local area are excellent. The organisation has received increased funding, is reducing caseloads, has vision and is looking for staff who are innovative and experienced. This is an award-winning local authority.
Areas include: Children in Need, Safeguarding, Child Protection, Unaccompanied Asylum Seekers, Court Team at a range of levels. We are particularly interested in people with a number of years relevant experience.
Knowledgeable in work with children, young people and families and family systems. Experience in team-work with colleagues and other professionals e.g. the police, legal staff, health and school colleagues to provide a holistic assessment, and services to meet the needs of children and young people.
Experience of working with domestic violence, substance misuse and mental health problems. The job requires experience or the ability to work with legislation, policy and guidance, to required time-frames. Experience of writing reports for court and giving evidence in court is an advantage.
Professional social work qualification or equivalent and HCPC registration
Experience and care planning experience in statutory setting
Transferable experience (as above)