Social Worker - Children and Families

Location Essex
Salary £20 - £24 per hour
Full time Social worker to work within Fostering and Adoption Recruitment and Assessment Service, working on the 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 an agency 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 candidates will manage a caseload of dual assessments that will be prioritised based on the needs of the service and the children who require placements.