Social Worker (Childrens)-Mash

Location Wokingham
Salary £33.00 - £35.50 per hour
Wokingham Children’s Services are looking to recruit an experienced Social Worker in the MASH Team for an open-ended contract. The MASH Team is a fast-paced team and the Single Front Door into Children’s Services and Early Help. As a Social Worker in the MASH Team you will need to be able to process contacts within 24-hours and as part of this role you will speak to members of the public, professionals, and family members and provide detailed analyses and recommendations about next steps for families and complete safety planning as required. The MASH Team completes robust work at the front door to ensure that the correct level of support and intervention is provided, in line with the Threshold document. The correct candidate for this role will need to have great inter-personal skills, excellent recording skills, and a sound knowledge of children’s legislation and thresholds – as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to multi-task. The successful candidate will be expected to be based both in the office and at home on a weekly rota basis.