Social Worker-Children Safeguarding

Location Liverpool
Salary £30.00 - £32.50 per hour
this role includes shifts and relevant allowance will be paid. Rota will be shared during interview.
The primary focus of this role is to complete contacts and MASH assessments during core working hours. Careline MASH is a 24 hour service. Suitable applicants will therefore work a shift pattern of 4 shifts on and 4 shifts off with a combination of night, late and day shifts. During out of hours, Children and Adult’s services come together so this is an exciting, career developing role. Successful applicants must have a solid background in Child Protection Social Work and insight into the risk management of children and young people at risk.
Liverpool City Council operates a 24-hour, 365-day Front Door service known as Careline MASH, and we are looking for an experienced Social Worker or Senior Practitioner with a background within a Children’s MASH/Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub to join this busy service as a Social Worker. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly ambitious team, full of energy and focus. If you are interested we would love to hear from you!
The successful applicant will be a Social Worker within Careline MASH 24/7 Social Work operation as part of a variable shift pattern.
The MASH Service is a dynamic service where social workers are encouraged to excel in quick decision-making and fast-paced analysis. As a social worker, you are required to be confident in your skills and experience as well as provide exceptional quality assessments. The service consists of 6 Team Managers, 6 Deputy Team Managers, 12 Social Workers as well as our multi-agency partners. We are very busy but this is a nurturing and supportive team. The majority of your work will involve responding to contacts about children. However, when Out Of Hours you will deal with BOTH adult’s and children’s contacts with colleagues from both disciplines. It’s an exciting, rewarding job which will promote your wider career development, broadening your knowledge of Social Care as a whole
shift payments will be paid where applicable.