Children's Services Social Worker Level B

Location Dudley, Dudley, England
Salary £27.93 - £30.93 per hour
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a new team that is developing innovative ways of supporting young people at risk of Child Criminal Exploitation and Child Sexual Exploitation . We are looking for Senior Social Workers with a passion and enthusiasm for working with vulnerable adolescents who can place a strong emphasis on engagement and relationship based social work. The role will involve the following:- • Attending MACE and Disruption meetings to discuss the risks facing young people • Engaging with young people, their families and other professionals to coordinate safety plans that will assist in keeping young people safe • Attend strategy meetings for young people • Engage in mapping exercises to identify links between young people at risk of exploitation • Ensure that all activities are recorded on young people’s records using LCS/Liquid logic The role will involve holding a caseload of Child protection and Child in need cases where the focus of risk is external to the family. Therefore a social work qualification is required but we will consider candidates with Youth Offending or Early help backgrounds as well as those with statutory Children and Families experience. Please be aware that on site/office based working will apply alongside an element of remote/home working. For an informal discussion please contact:-