Senior Social Work Court Team
Posted: 07 January 2019
Job Salary: £38,300 - 43,000 per year +
Job Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 21 March 2019
Job Location: London
Your new company
“We are very good at developing people” Paul Hattan, Head of Service
London Borough of Ealing has been transforming their services to deliver positive outcomes and evidenced based practice for children in care and on the edge of care. They have developed a service structure that ensures their social workers and managers place children and their families are at the heart of everything they do. Their goal now is to change their Good OFSTED rating to an Outstanding one and they need outstanding professionals to join them on this journey.
Your new role
We have an exciting opportunity for Senior Social Worker within our specialist Court Team offering the opportunity to work with their outstanding leadership team, as well as a close working relationship with our highly respected legal team.
The Court Team has a strong focus on improving children's life chances through education and developing their varied talents and abilities, as well as achieving reunification with their families, wherever possible. This team conduct all the child care proceedings work, this include plans for reunification with family or formulating appropriate permanent plans for children.
What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for future leaders and as such, you will need to be at the top of your game as a social work professional. You will be an expert in your field, with a proven children and families social care background, along with exceptional assessment skills, an in-depth understanding of current legislation and knowledge of conducting child care proceedings.
HCPC registration and recognisable Social Work Degree is compulsory for this post.
What you'll get in return
Delivering effective social care starts with exceptional leadership. We will support you and together drive the services forward so that children, young people and their families have the right interventions and support they need to live healthy and secure lives in the community. You will receive regular 1:1 and group supervision and you will also have access to our pride and joy: the excellent training and development programmes offered by our in-house team.
We offer a generous salary of £38,300 - £43,000.
You will be based in Perceval House, Ealing Broadway.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Katarzyna now on 0207 259 8715.
For more information, please visit: hays.co.uk/jobs/ealing-dtm
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