We are looking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker in the Referral & Assessment Team within Buckinghamshire County Council. The successful candidate will be working in a well-structured, organised team who are growing their social worker staffing levels.
Buckinghamshire pay close attention to looking after their Social Workers and strive to ensure they feel supported and welcomed in their roles. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a stable working environment with experienced leadership, whilst receiving regular supervision and training opportunities.
The responsibilities of the Social Worker includes:
To respond to queries and referrals from a number of different sources
Undertake Initial Visits to families and conduct risk assessments.
To investigate any concerns of neglect through Section 47 Investigations
Work on Duty where necessary - often screening all incoming calls
To work with children and their families in ensuring the family unit remains together where possible.
To ideal candidate will have:
Eligibility to work in the UK
Social Work qualified (MA/BSc/DPSW/CQSW/MSc/BA)
Working with Ackerman Pierce you will be guaranteed weekly payment and access to continued profession development, including a dedicated consultant to support you through the interview and on boarding process. The position offers a long contract within a stable supportive team.
To discuss this vacancy or any similar vacancies we currently have available in Buckinghamshire, please email your updated CV or contact Carmen Thong for more information