Social Worker Children in Need - Child protection

Location Kingston upon Hull
Salary £33 per hour
Discipline
  • We require an experienced childcare social worker, who has worked in long term child protection, CIN and CLA teams

  • To promote and safeguard the welfare of children, young people and/or vulnerable adults
  • (Service Area to include where appropriate


  • Contributes to the overarching strategy in Hull Children’s Social Care Services – to ensure that the team actively plans for safety, permanency and stability for children and young people regardless of the setting in which they live and to actively support children to live at home safely.

  • Works in partnership with colleagues, parents and carers, ensuring that child-centred, systemic practice is the principal standard and framework for all work undertaken with children, young people and families.
  • Engages in critical reflection and constructive challenge within the course of working with colleagues, other agencies and with children, young people and families

  • Undertakes specific pieces of direct work with children, young people and families both individually and co-working with colleagues as directed by the Team Manager.

  • Actively engages in weekly team meetings ensuring focused and purposeful social work is undertaken with all cases.

  • Works with colleagues in the team to ensure that children, young people and families are regularly and actively communicated with. 

  • Works with colleagues in the team to ensure that children, young people and families are regularly and actively communicated with.