Social Worker - Children with Disabilities

Manchester, null, gb
Company: Liquid Personnel
Category: Community and Social Service Occupations
Published on 2021-06-17 18:03:46

Liquid Personnel is currently recruiting for an experienced Social Worker to join a Children with Disabilities Team in Oldbury, Sandwell.

The successful Social Worker will be working with disabled children and their families and should understand legislation which underpins this work. This is a great opportunity to join an established disabilities team based in the heart of the Black Country.

Benefits as a Social Worker:

* Great transport links
* A position that provides great career enhancement
* Friendly and supportive team
* Supportive management
* Progression and secondment opportunities
* Work flexibly and are open to discuss hours to suit.
* Manageable caseloads
* A comprehensive learning and development package
* High-quality professional supervision
* Supportive and collaborative team working
* Excellent progression opportunities
* A bespoke induction package
* Agile working including working from home opportunities and flexi time arrangements
* A permanent senior management team
* A service-wide mandatory Restorative Practice training programme with ongoing implementation of restorative practice across all services
* Excellent staff engagement opportunities with quarterly staff briefing sessions, team manager meetings, staff reference groups and weekly chief officer chats
* Generous relocation package
* Local Government pension scheme
* A generous annual leave entitlement
* Defined career progression and pathway opportunities
* Car-sharing scheme
* A cycle purchase scheme
* Childcare vouchers
* Paycare health scheme (contributory)
* Travel pass
* Discounted leisure centre benefits

Duties of this Social Worker role:

* Work directly with disabled children
* Cover and support duty
* Carry out single assessments
* Undertake child protection work, children in care work and high-level child in need
* Work with a 'children first' approach
* Incorporate social inclusion principles, anti-oppressive practice, and person-centered ways

Essential requirements of this Social Worker role:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience

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