Senior Social Worker - Age Assessments

Location Southwark
Salary £35 - £37.01 per hour
Southwark 16+ service are seeking to employ an lead experienced Merton compliant age assessor who is on the DBS scheme . The role entails holding a caseload of unaccompanied minors and age assessing. A trauma informed approach is required with excellent report writing and partnership skills. An ability to meet deadlines is essential. Southwark has been rated as good by Ofsted. Care leavers who spoke to inspectors expressed their gratitude to Southwark Council, their social workers and their personal advisers. They all talked about how well they had been supported across every aspect of their lives. They told inspectors that Southwark is a ‘special council’ and like family to them.

Southwark 16+ team has 6 Teams in total with 2 specialist teams .
The service is made up of Social Workers and Personal Advisors. We have 6 Experienced Practitioners with specialisms in Housing, Education Training and Employment, Youth and Group Work, Women's Worker, Substance Misuse Worker and Social capital Worker. All teams have an assigned Clinical link to support practice.