Social Worker - Court and Care Planning

Location Dudley
Salary £27 - £30 per hour
Social Worker - Children's Court and Care Planning Team

  • A calm approach to confrontational situations
  • A practical/flexible approach to work
  • A team player
  • A willingness and ability to undertake appropriate training
  • Ability to communicate with and respond to people of all ages
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing to a wide range of people
  • Ability to deal with sensitive issues
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships
  • Ability to handle confidential information
  • Ability to manage workload and work as part of a team
  • Ability to understand the different needs to clients
  • Committed to ongoing personal and role development
  • Flexible to demands of the role
  • Good all round IT knowledge
  • Good working knowledge of relevant legislation and codes of practice
  • Knowledge of child protection procedures  together with  knowledge and understanding of the values of social work
  • Ability To Be Assertive And Challenging In Order To Safeguard And Promote Welfare Of Children