Children's Social Care Practitioner

  • Confidential
  • Peterborough, UK
  • 04 Nov, 2021
Seasonal Government

Job Description

Seven Resourcing are looking for a temporary Childrens Social Care Practitioner to work in Peterborough. This position is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £17.16 per hour (paid to you via an umbrella company).

The role:

To manage highly complex individual cases, including evaluating, supporting, planning, intervention and the coordination of services to vulnerable children/adults in accordance with national Social Work and/ or Health Care legislation, regulations, guidance and local policies and procedures.

Key Responsibilities:

To work to achieve the specific aims and objectives of the Services Business Plan.

To work collaboratively with staff and a range of partner organisations to assess, plan and intervene with service users and/ or their families

To engage with local authorities and other multidisciplinary agencies, which may include Police, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Mental Health Professionals, Substance Misuse Professionals, etc.

To manage a caseload of service users with varied levels of need in accordance with departmental policies and procedures and relevant legislation, guidance and regulations.

To use manual and computerised systems for the recording of confidential information, case records and data and ensure that all relevant records and documents are managed in accordance with policy and procedure.

To attend and contribute to reviews and participate in meetings, including those in a variety of settings and institutions such as other local authorities, hospitals and custodial units.

To be fully aware of the principles of safeguarding a range of vulnerable service users and ensure that your line manager is kept fully informed of any concerns.

Applicant Requirements:

Qualifications: A levels/BTEC or equivalent qualified or equivalent experience.
Experience: 2 + years working within a similar role.
Compliance: Current DBS check and references covering the past 3 years.
Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.
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