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Social Worker - Fostering Team - Halton

Location
Runcorn, Cheshire
Salary
£24.00 to £26.00 Per Hour
Job Type
Temporary
Posted
9 Nov 2020
  • Responsible for a caseload of more complex cases, providing advice to other social workers in relation to their cases.
  • Provides casework supervision to other social workers in the team and may also supervise students, trainees, less experienced professional team members, support staff and volunteers.
  • Participate in the planning / reviewing of cases.
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with service users, their families and carers.
  • Provide advice and support and promote independence and early intervention, as necessary.
  • Liaise with colleagues in own or other departments or external agencies to gather relevant information for assessment and care planning activities.
  • Maintain and update case notes and other records to required ethical and quality standards.
  • Write high quality reports as required and also where required give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings.
  • Work effectively on complex situations, use their initiative and evaluate their own and others practice.
  • Be familiar with local resource networks and undertake capacity building with individuals, families, communities, user groups and voluntary organisations.
  • Recognised by peers as a source of reliable knowledge and advise others.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 00000562-1
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2020
  • Recruiter: RedZone Recruitment
    RedZone Recruitment
  • Location: Runcorn, Cheshire
  • Salary: £24.00 to £26.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary