Social Worker - Children's

Location Cardiff
Salary £23 - £25 per hour
  • You will have an important role in the safeguarding and protection of vulnerable children and young people working with appropriate agencies and professionals to establish and implement appropriate protection plans.
  • Working within relevant legislation, government guidance and the council’s practice standards you will carry out assessments and provide social work interventions using a child centred approach.
  • As part of your role you may be required to prepare for and participate in, planned work relating to court work within specified timescales.
  • You will ensure the needs and wishes of children are fully addressed in the assessment and planning process and that there is evidence of children and young people’s participation.
  • You will share responsibility for planned interventions and service provision with partner agencies and work in partnership with families.
  • You will be expected, at all levels, to work as part of a team, in some cases teams may be multidisciplinary.