Social Worker-Children -safeguarding

Location Derbyshire
Salary £20.40 - £23.50 per hour
Discipline
This role is specifically for our children in care team.
We have a great team here at South Derbyshire & South Dales who are extremely supportive, are very child focused and work within a systemic process

The successful candidate will hold a caseload of young people who are currently looked after by Derbyshire County Council and can be placed in various locations across the midlands in the main.  Normal statutory requirements will need to be adhered to regarding visits, care plans and reviews.  If you have further questions please do not hesitate to ask.
Purpose of this role:
 To provide a social work service that supports individuals and
communities to achieve their potential.
 To work in partnership with individuals to identify needs and to develop
plans and responses which meet those needs.
 To act on behalf of vulnerable individuals to safeguard their health and
wellbeing.
 Effectively manage a designated caseload to achieve the best
outcomes for individuals, groups and communities.
 Provide leadership and expertise to empower individuals, groups and
communities to achieve identified change.
 Build and sustain relationships with individuals and communities.
 Represent the needs of vulnerable people