Social Worker - Children in care

Location Camden
Salary £26.00 - £28.50 per hour
Example outcomes or objectives that this role will deliver: • To work as a part of a team to provide, co-ordinate and develop a comprehensive service for children and young people using the broad categories of services and resources available to children and families to meet identified needs. • To establish a network of internal and external colleagues from whom to seek advice and expertise and work in partnership to deliver high quality services and positive outcomes for children in care. • To take responsibility for developing practice in the team and help sustain a learning culture. • To provide professional support and supervision to students or less experienced staff in the team. • At all times carrying out responsibilities and duties with due regard to legislation and to the Council's child care policies and within the framework of an integrated range of services for children and their families. • To take shared responsibility in ensuring that services offered to clients meets the needs of the multi-racial and multi-cultural community in Camden. • To participate in the development and updating of policy, practice and procedures as relevant to the post. • To be aware, understand and make use of research and developments to the work of the children in care and care leavers.