Medicare First is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated advanced Independent Reviewing Officer to work full time working within a team based in Newcastle.
The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.
The pay rate for this locum social worker job is £31 - £32per hour and is an initial 3 month contract.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working within any of the following teams :
Looked After Children Teams
In order to apply for this role you must have the following :
Post qualified experience of managing or supervising i.e. team manager or practice teaching
In depth knowledge of CP and LAC statutory requirements
Chair and review multi agency meetings
Diffuse disruptive behaviour & difficult situations
Updated childcare legislation knowledge & local authority requirements
Deliver business plan's in connection with work you are leading on
Your key responsibilities will be as following :
Child Protection Visits
Managing a large case load
Writing reports for a variety of audiences
Writing Court Reports
Attending LAC Reviews
Attending Children in Need Meetings
In order to be liable for this role you must have the following :
Eligibility to work within the UK
BA / MA / BSc / MSc Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent).
It is also essential that you be registered with the HCPC.
Experience must have been gained post qualifying sufficient in order to settle quickly into this position.
Reference Details to cover employment for the previous 5 year work history
DBS on the update service or happy to process a new one
Benefits of working with Medicare First :
Your own personal consultant
Regularly meetings and visits with your consultant
Quick and Easy Registration Process
An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
If this sounds like a role for you then please