Social Worker - Independent (Grade 8)

Location Cardiff, Cardiff, Wales
Salary £35.37 - £37.87 per hour
An exciting opportunity for an experienced Social Worker to join our Child Health & Disability Team has arisen in Cardiff. The team is currently operating on a mixed – working from home, agile and within local office space (County Hall). You will need: • A Degree or Masters in Social Work • Experience of working within a Child Health & Disability Team • Experience of working as part of multi-disciplinary team around children

he main duties of the post holder will be: • Working alongside a multi-agency team of professionals, in partnership with families. • To use the Signs of Safety approach to underpin social work practice • Contribute to the development and maintenance of effective systems to ensure quality services. • Complete Wellbeing Assessments, child protection enquiry and develop and review care and support plans. • Working in a multiagency capacity to support families • Attendance at Child Protection Conferences, Children who are Looked After Review and Court may be required. • Provide specialist advice and support across the wider children’s services team in respect to children with additional needs. • Participate in the team duty rota. • Participate in regular team meetings. • Demonstrate a high level of good quality written and verbal practice. • Provide peer support to newly qualified social workers. If you would like further information about the role ahead of submitting an application please contact Lisa Lewis on 02920 536400