Social Worker-Children Safeguarding

Location Liverpool
Salary £38.00 - £40.50 per hour

Liverpool City Council Children’s Services is currently looking for two skilled social workers to complete Child Permanence Reports. The role is non-case holding and requires close work alongside the child’s social worker/team manager to progress the child’s care plan to the point of a SHOBPA decision (should be placed for adoption). Any candidate should have a good knowledge of twin tracking cases for adoption, the adoption process in general and report writing, specifically Child Permanence Reports. The reports will need to be completed within Court timescales and in line with a SHOBPA timetable for ADM decision which will also need to be adhered to. The Child Permanence report will consider relevant historic information, capture the voice of the child and outline the child’s future care plan. The successful social workers will be part of Liverpool’s adoption team which will provide a supportive working environment.