Qualified Social Worker Disabled Children's Service

Location Halton
Salary £24 - £27 per hour
Discipline
Disabled Children's Service are seeking to recruit an experienced Disabled Children's Social Worker to work full time for up to a period of 6 months.

The interim Social Worker will be expected to hold a full case load. The majority of cases are held at Child in Need level with some young people receiving overnight short break support at Inglefield. However, there may be a requirement for you to work with children who we look after and Child Protection Cases

The Social Worker within the team will be responsible for establishing social care packages of support for example direct payments and overnight short breaks. They will be required to undertake direct work with the children/young people on their case load and ensure that assessments and packages of support are person centred and capture the views, wishes and feeling of the child/young person.

will be required to complete joint assessments with health which may be presented at Continuing Health Care Panel
will be required to attend the SEND Partnership Panel, provide case consultation/advice to the Early Help Family Workers in the team and provide specialist advice to other professionals as required.