Children's Social Workers - Children in Need

London, London

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: ATTW1001C_1578656966
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2020-01-10
  • Location: London, London
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2020-03-10
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

Tradewind are recruiting for highly experienced Children's Social Workers across the London Boroughs in the Children In Need Team.

Main Duties:

To use professional skills, knowledge, and experience and a range of interpersonal and specialist communication skills to gather information and make a full assessment of risks protection and social care needs of individuals and carers/families.

Devise individual care plans based on assessed needs and risks that take account of diversity to maintain and improve their quality of life.

Identify appropriate service provision which is within the Department's resource framework and adhere to Best Value Principals.

Manage an agreed case load in accordance with statutory and Departmental procedures and objectives, and professional good practice.

Monitor, review and reassess care packages/services against identified risks, needs, and objectives to ensure the continued effectiveness in achieving required or wanted outcomes.

Produce reports as required which comply with statutory and Departmental procedures and capture and analyse information clearly and guide decision making and case management.

Preparing and presenting reports for case conferences, reviews, legal proceedings, planning meetings, finance panel etc. to inform decisions.

Essential Skills & experience needed:

Able to write clearly and concisely and have experience of report writing.

Experience of working with Children and Families in social work setting.

High level knowledge of Child Care/Child Protection legislations.

Job Requirements:
All applicants need to be social work qualified with a current HCPC registration. You must have a minimum of 5 years' experience working within Front Line/Child Protection Services and be able to supply up to 5 years referencing. An Enhanced DBS will need to be completed or if you have one on the Update Service this can be accepted.

If you hold all of the above and are interested in registering with Tradewind Social Care please call the office on 0203 743 6103 to speak to Anita Tumber. Alternatively please respond with your CV to this advert or email

Apply Contact Us

or call 020 3743 6103

Similar Jobs

Register with us

Upload Your CV

Current Search

Refine Search

Recently viewed jobs