Social Worker- Children's- Safeguarding

Location Enfield, Greater London, England
Salary £26.00 - £28.50 per hour
Discipline
Accountabilities Anticipated level of time
H = High
M = Medium
L = Low
To carry out assessments and undertake care management responsibilities in the area of specialism
To provide a casework service to the most vulnerable children and young people including those at risk of exploitation.
To manage, implement plans, monitor and review plans to involve users and liaising with other workers and agencies as appropriate.
To be aware of the resources available within the specialist area, including other sources of funding so that the maximum benefit may be obtained for service users within budgetary resources of Children Services.
To comply with the Children Services recording policy, and to complete appropriate forms and documents as required.
To make use of management information systems, including information technology, in the recording, retrieval and analysis of information as required.
To be managed by and receive supervision from the immediate line manager/ designated person, and to be assessed against agreed standards and targets.
To undertake training as required.
To work as part of a team, participating in the duty system as required.
At all times to carry out responsibilities with due regard to the Council’s Equal Opportunities/ Race Equality and Health and Safety Policies as an integral part of the post.
To undertake any other appropriate duties commensurate with the post as directed by the Deputy Team Manager or Team Manager or Service Manager
To undertake the preparation of reports, statements and such other legal documents as may be required in relation to children Family Proceedings Courts, within the relevant timescales to attend Court and represent the Children Services.