Social Worker / Senior Social Worker, Violence, Vulnerability and Exploitation Team - G8-G10

Location Harrow, Greater London, England
Salary £245.00 - £248.00 per hour
Discipline
• To be the allocated Social Worker to complete assessments for children in need, including those in need of protection, children looked after, those subject to public care proceedings and, where directed by the Court, children subject to private law proceedings
• To be responsible for the assessment, planning, monitoring and review functions for all allocated children and families.


   


 : The post holder will have experience of managing a complex caseload and delivering intensive outreach intervention with young people at high risk of becoming involved in group related offending, county lines, serious youth violence including gangs and child criminal exploitation, child sexual exploitation; and/or who are missing, vulnerable and exploited.
The post holder will have the ability to implement effective, innovative and creative intervention plans aimed at improving protective factors for young people engaged with the VVE team, particularly young people who are “hard to reach” and may be evasive or display threatening behaviour.
Be knowledgeable about Child Sexual Exploitation and Child Criminal Exploitation and associated risk factors.
The post holder/s will have experience of safeguarding vulnerable children and young people, working in partnership with other key agencies including police, community safety and YOT to share intelligence, carry out skilled interventions, make recommendations and care planning.
Be able to work with complexities in responding to the changing need of communities and have a knowledge and understanding of the Contextual Safeguarding approach