Social Worker - Assessment and Child Protection

Location Swindon
Salary £32 - £36 per hour
Assessment and Child Protection Service.

The team undertake assessments and investigations of any issues relating to Child Protection or Child in Need enquiries.

The service is provided by Experienced Social Workers, who carry out statutory assessments involving home visits, consulting with other professionals / practitioners and agencies, gathering information for the assessment and analysing the potential risk to any child or young person.

After the completion of the Assessment the case is either stepped down to Early Help Service, closed to Social Care, or held to the point of transfer to the Long Term Safeguarding and Child Protection Locality Teams