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Social Worker - Court Team - Local Authority - Buckinghamshire

An ambitious developing Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker to join their Court Team for their office in Buckinghamshire.

As the Social Worker, you will be providing transitional seamless arrangements.

This role is a full-time, permanent position.



As the ideal candidate, you will have Child Protection or Court Team experience.

Whilst this is a busy team in a developing local authority, there is an extensive benefits list and incredible training and development opportunities.



Benefits for you as the Social Worker:



  • Generous Annual leave

  • New Lease Car Scheme

  • Golden Hello

  • Pension Scheme

  • Training and Development opportunities

  • Additional benefits



Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:



  • To deliver targeted and specialist social work services for children and young people in need of support, protection, and care

  • To clarify eligibility and undertake statutory social work assessments, in line with agreed local thresholds, to analyze children and young people's needs, risks and circumstances and confirm existing parenting skills and any capacity to change, as necessary and appropriate

  • To always promote the safety and wellbeing of children and young people and champion their rights and entitlements to improve their life chances and overall outcomes

  • To establish a rapport and build a relationship with children and young people to ascertain their views, wishes and feelings and understand their lived experience through direct work with them

  • And More!



Requirements of you as the Social Worker:



  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Experience of working within Children and Families

  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence




Location: Buckinghamshire


Salary: Up to £47,138