A number of Social Workers are required to work in Children's services based in the West Midlands.
You will be required to undertake highly complex case arrangements for assessment and care planning in situations which involve risk, complexity and safety of the service user and others. This would include CIN meetings, Child/ren subject to Child Protection Plans and Court work. The duties would also include undertaking planned and unplanned home visits, chairing CIN and Core Group Meetings
To take a professional lead on child protection issues within the Team.
To work in partnership with service users and their carers to ensure the provision of a service, including self assessing their needs within required timescale.
Full driving license valid for use in the UK and access to a car
Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post
Ability/willingness to travel from location to location
Some working outside normal office hours will be required
Whilst this post is initially to a specific team, the post holder may be required to transfer to any post appropriate in the service of the Council as they may be required