Social Worker - Children and Families

Oxford, Berkshire

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: 5185816OCCSW_1631116702
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2021-09-08
  • Location: Oxford, Berkshire
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2021-11-07
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

Qualified Social Worker - Children and Families - Oxford

We are seeking an experainced Social Worker who has proir knowledge of completing Child & Family Assessments, PLO, Court work CIN & CP cases.

The position is for an ongoier period of 3 months full time.


  1. Undertake preventative work with children and young people to diminish safeguarding concerns, investigating concerns of significant harm and making appropriate use of legislation to safeguard these people.
  2. Assessing and identifying the children and young persons needs and meeting them through direct therapeutic work, care planning and management. Be able to integrate a theoretical approach with practice.
  3. Manage a caseload, exercising complex decision making in line with professional criteria and making sure that case work is appropriately planned, critically evaluated and reviewed.
  4. Engage effectively with situations of increasing complexity and challenge including multi-agency input, complex family organisational dynamics, multiple problems/disadvantage, multiple significant risk factors, and the need to take into account the public interest.
  5. Ensure appropriate care for service users ensuring the best use of existing mainstream and specialist resources, and demonstrating innovation with these resources where appropriate.


  • Social Work Qualification
  • Social Work England Registration
  • Available at short notice

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  • Discounted training courses for working locums along with access to vacancies across the UK.

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