Locum School Social Worker

London Borough of Lambeth is looking for a Social Worker to be based in one of its Secondary Schools.

This is a Locum Social Work role.
The school social worker should be conducting a combination of statutory and preventative social work as a focus.

You will be holding cases and working with children and families from their link school.
As a school social worker you will also offer a number of interventions to support pupil and families to prevent cases escalating to statutory threshold.

Benefits for you as a School Social Worker:

Competitive pay rate of £37.00 per hour
Chance to enhance your CV
Easily accessible via car or public transport

Your responsibilities as a School Social Worker:

Provide advice on threshold for MARF referrals
Undertake Child Protection investigations
Undertake CIN/CP and LAC work
Can provide groupwork for vulnerable pupils
Can provide targeted work with pupils and their parents when threshold for statutory intervention is not required
Can provide groupwork for parents
Provide training for school staff
Work with vulnerable pupils to reduce exclusions
Working with partner agencies such as school nurse, safer schools’ officer, YOS etc to support pupils
To provide targeted interventions in school to vulnerable pupils
To provide drops ins for pupils and carers for advice and signposting
To work in partnership with school safeguarding team to identify and support children at risk of harm

Requirements of you as a School Social Worker:

A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
A valid Social Work England registration
Have competent knowledge and experience in CP,CIN and LAC
A valid UK driving licence and car is essential to this role

Location: Lambeth, London
Umbrella pay rate: £37.00 per hour
PAYE payment options available also
Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat on 0118 948 5555 or email jpeat@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.
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  • Location: Lambeth, England
  • Salary: Up to £37.00 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Charles Hunter Associates
  • Posted: 21-Apr-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com