Qualified Social Worker - Children with Disabilities


Posted: 11 July 2019
Telephone: 0190 877 4300

Job Salary: Up to £32 per hour + .
Job Type: Full-Time
Contract: Temporary
Closing Date: 10 August 2019
Job Location: Peterborough

0-25 Service Social Workers

As a 0 to 25 Disability service Peterborough City Councils client group is mainly disabled children and their families and those young people requiring support to transition into adult services and early adulthood. The service operates as one service of TWO teams;

  • a 0 to 18 team and
  • a Transitions Team for 14 to 25.

The 0-18 Team work only with young people below the age of 18 and access one childrens recording system (Liquid Logic).

The Transitions Team Social Workers support children and young adults from the age of 14 up to 25 years of age and workers access Liquid Logic (for children recordings) and Framework i for the adult social care processes.

For the Transitions Team, the ability to hold a mixed caseload of both children and young adults would be welcomed but NOT necessary during this interim period.

A few specialist social workers have mixed case work of both children and young adults, however, current arrangements allow for Social Workers to specialise with Children or work mainly with young adults.

Experienced social workers with an interest in or experience of working with disabled children and young people; and/or interest in transitions are encouraged to apply.

Social Workers with experience of working with young disabled adults are also encouraged to apply.

Successful applicants MUST BE EXPERIENCED in the work detailed above, and have a sound working knowledge of relevant childcare legislation, including the Care Planning Regs 2010.

You will be HCPC registered, ideally a driver with access to own car and able to reside and work in the UK

As an Eden Brown Synergy candidate, you can take advantage of our competitive service offering: * Dedicated personal and professional service. * Free DBS check. * CV review service. * Interview advice. * Competitive rates of pay. * Post-placement follow up meetings

Dont forget...Eden Brown Synergy offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isnt for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on its way to you! Your expert recruitment consultant is Jenny Griffiths, call today on 0190 877 4300 or email j.griffiths@edenbrownsynergy.com Eden Brown Synergy is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Synergy is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

For more info contact Jennifer Griffiths on 0190 877 4300

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