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Qualified Social Worker- Parenting Assessment Team

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  • Closing date: 28/03/2022
  • Position: Full time
  • Salary: £35,000-£48,000 dependent on qualifications and experience

Qualified Social Worker (Residential Parenting Assessment Centre)

Salary band: £35,000 – £48,000 dependent on qualifications & experience

We are currently looking to recruit a full-time Social Worker based within our Residential Centre in South East Kent Ramsgate). This position is a permanent role and you will be responsible for the undertaking of parenting assessments and co-ordinating support programmes for families in placement. This is an exciting role in a unique, expanding organisation.

Benefits include:

· Starting allowance of 28 days annual leave

· Company Pension

· Small caseloads

· Training from the UK’s leading experts in attachment and child development

· Clinical supervision

· Flexible working environment

· Group facilitation meetings

· Employee Assistance Programme- offering wellbeing support to staff and their families.

Applicants must have the following qualifications and skills

  • You must have a relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent), be registered with Social Work England and eligible to work in the UK
  • Previous Children and Families social work experience, preferably of at least 2 years, with experience of undertaking parenting assessments
  • Knowledge of current statutory and regulatory guidelines governing the operation of Parenting Assessment Centres, services for children and young people and of child care legislation
  • Full UK Driving License and use of own car
  • Flexibility, adaptability and confidentiality
  • You will be required to form part of an on-call team
  • You will be required to supervise staff

Key Responsibilities:

· Ensure compliance with regulations, legislation and best practice guidelines

· Coordinate the delivery of a support programme to families in placement, and undertake parenting assessments with families in placement

· Provide high-quality assessments

· Ensure an excellent quality service that promotes positive outcomes for the families in placement

· Be responsible for timely Parenting Assessments and other relevant assessments and reports

· Promote the company and ensure professional standards are maintained at all times

Majestic Family Services is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children & young people, and vulnerable adults. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, employment background checks, references & verification of the right to work in the UK. Majestic Family Services is an equal opportunities employer.

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Majestic Family Services is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children & young people, and vulnerable adults. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, employment background checks, references & verification of the right to work in the UK. Majestic Family Services is an equal opportunities employer.

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Ofsted 'Outstanding' rated assessments

Careful matching of families promotes community cohesion at the centre. The staff quickly identify anything that may impede good relationships between families and act to rectify these. As a result, relationships between families are generally positive and few incidents occur between them.

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