Luton Borough Council are currently looking for a Senior Social Worker in their MASH team
To be a team leader, line managing, supporting and coaching a team of six Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) Officers, assisting with training and ensuring that standards of customer service are maintained and reporting to the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) manager.
To work alongside the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub team receiving and handling all initial children social care contacts and queries entering the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub via telephone or in written format.
To prioritise the most vulnerable and at risk and recommend appropriate advice and action, escalating to relevant services as required and in line with Local Safeguarding Childrens Board Thresholds.
Ensuring that all contacts are signposted or handed over to appropriate staff and services for efficient action.
You must be able to make Demonstrable ability to swiftly and effectively manage and direct contacts and referrals in line with practice standards and best practice In-depth aptitude towards delivery of the highest possible standards of professional practice by all MASH members, achieved through effective management, leadership, challenge and advice
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.
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