Advanced Social Worker - Children and Families Team

North West England, Manchester

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: TW3005C_1559208048
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2019-05-30
  • Location: North West England, Manchester
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2019-07-29
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

Tradewind Social Care have an exciting position for an Advanced Social Worker to join the Children and Families Team in the North West of England.

Job Purpose:

  • To ensure the requirements relating to Children and Young People's needs, including those who may be in need (including those in need of protection) or may be Looked After are met
  • To carry out the statutory obligations of the Directorate as part of the Local Childrens Authority and in the context of central government guidelines
  • To deliver and promote the positive benefits of equality and diversity in carrying out all duties and responsibilities
  • To undertake and provide the social work assessment and support for referrals and requests for further assessment accepted by Children's Social Care and to provide any ongoing social work service based on the assessed need of Children, Young People and their families
  • To provide a safe, thorough and professional social work response to professionals and members of the public; deal with all enquiries expediently and according to a common agreed LCC safeguarding threshhold.


  • Applicants must hold CQSW, Dipsw, Degree in Social Work or equivalent recognised qualification in Social Work
  • Registration with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Demonstrate knowledge of child development
  • Skills in working effectively with children and families in varied and complex circumstances
  • To be able to respond positively and effectively to children and their families , promoting 'working in partnership' at all times
  • Ability to work in partnership with other professionals/agencies
  • Ability to value diversity by treating people as individuals, valuing their input and contribution

To discuss this opportunity further please contact Alex Blyth on 0203 743 6103

Due to a high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to respond to applications who meet the needs of our clients

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Advanced Social Worker - Children and Families Team

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