Social Work Assistant, up to £20ph, Nottingham

Social Work Assistant, up to £20ph, Nottingham

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Social Work Assistant, up to £20ph, Nottinghamshire
Pertemps are recruiting for a Social Work Assistant for Nottinghamshire County Council’s Children’s Duty and Assessment Service based in Ollerton. The postholder will be a member of a countywide team of staff and will focus on the delivery of services to protect and promote the welfare of children in need of social services in Nottinghamshire.

Duties:

  • To contribute to or maintain such records as are required by policy and good
  • Prepare reports and deal with other documentation as necessary and appropriate.
  • Liaise with staff within and outside the Department to gather information
  • and assist care planning processes.
  • To participate in case discussions, reviews, and other relevant team activities.
  • Transporting children & families when required.
  • Completing direct work with children & their families and identifying and utilising appropriate resources and direct work tools to enable positive outcomes.
  • Contribute as appropriate to practice and service developments.
  • Completing and assisting with practical tasks identified within childcare plans.
  • Attend departmental and inter-agency meetings as required.
  • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge and awareness of policies and procedures.
  • Take advantage of opportunities provided for further training.
  • Utilise new technology applications relevant to the role and conduct of work.

 
Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Ideally and NVQ Level 3 in Social/Health care, but you can be considered with strong support work experience.
  • Experience: Support Work or Family Support Work experience or working in a residential setting with Children and Families.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.

This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you:

  • A Dedicated consultant who has access to all roles across the UK and is available for you to speak to
  • An easy registration process (all done online)
  • Referral schemes and incentives
  • Ongoing compliance managed for you
  • Prompt and reliable payroll and lots more

 
Please contact Aishah Hassan on Aishah.hassan@pprsocialcare.co.uk for more information.