Job Description

£28.50 - £32.00/hour

Advanced Social Worker- Child Protection

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Children's Social Worker to join a Child Protection Team in the Buxton area of Derbyshire. This position requires a social worker who can bring their wealth of experience to the team and hit the ground running.As a valued member in the team, you will complete pre-birth assessments, take cases from initial child protection conference and progress cases within PLO and court processes. You will also need to have up to date court experience to enable you to take on a complex caseload averaging at 26 at any one time.Previous training and experience of completing pre-birth assessments, working within families where mental health, substance misuse and/or Domestic Abuse features is essential. A well-grounded experience of working within LAs, the Assessment Framework and working in partnership with families/multiple agencies is also required.With your recognised professional qualification in Social Work (MA/BA/BSc in Social Work, Diploma in Social Work or CQSW) and being HCPC registered, you will play a vital role within the department where your two years plus post qualifying experience will be fully utilised.Don't forget...Eden Brown Synergy offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn't for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on it's way to you! Your expert recruitment consultant is Lauren Collins, call today on (phone number removed) or email 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