Social Worker

Location Lancashire
Salary £16 - £20 per hour
We are looking for a Social Worker to come and join our Placement with Family and Friends (PWFF) Team. The team is responsible for the recruitment and assessment of family and friends as connected foster carers and special guardians.

The main role of the social worker within this post will be undertaking assessments of connected carers, Regulation 24 carers, and special guardianship assessments.

PWFF team Social Workers support and supervise Regulation 24 carers during the assessment period and present carers to fostering panel.

The successful candidate will manage a caseload of dual assessments that will be prioritised based on the needs of the service and the children who require placements.