Closing date - 31 March 2019
Type of vacancy - Permanent
Category - Social Work / Care
Work pattern - Full Time, Part Time
Location including post code
Bevercotes House, Sherwood Energy Village Darwin Drive Ollerton Nottinghamshire NG22 9FF
Department - Children, Families and Cultural Services
Interview date - TBC
Number of hours to be worked per week - 37
Salary / Hourly Rate £34,538 - £39,177 p.a. (pro rata for part time)
Recently rated as Good by OFSTED, Nottinghamshire County Council’s Children’s Services are currently recruiting to a range of social work roles across the county.
OFSTED noted that morale amongst social workers in Nottinghamshire is high and this is a testament to the package that we offer, which includes :
This post would suit an experienced social worker who has skill in undertaking a range of assessments to inform care planning for children .
You will have knowledge of legislation and be experienced at compiling and completing statutory documentation and presenting issues to a formal hearing.
The team are responsible for undertaking all assessments and progressing plans once care proceedings are issued. They also report to court in relation to special guardianship and private applications where Section7 and 37 reports are ordered.
Social workers in the team act as practice consultants and are expected to provide consultation and co work with other teams
They are also practice educators and provide mentoring for newly qualified members of staff.
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