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Band 4 Social Work Assistant – Foyle

Posted 4 days ago

We are currently recruiting for a Band 4 Social Work Assistant for a client in the Foyle Area. This role will be based in the looked after children’s team.  The successful candidate will be providing social work services to children and families. As a Social Work Assistant, you will be expected to hold a caseload of family support cases and undertake tasks allocated by the Team Manager to support social workers in the discharge of their duties. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 9am-5pm and will be due to start as soon as all relevant checks are in place. Clean driving licence is also required. The pay rate for this position is £12.25 per hour.

What The Job Entails:

  • To assist Social Workers in assessing the needs to children, young people, and families in accordance with Legislation, Policy and Procedure
  • To undertake direct work with children and young people
  • To facilitate supervised contact arrangements. This will include driving duties
  • To support parents, children, and young people in developing confidence and self-esteem

What We Need From You:

  • To be NISCC registered (applicants not registered with NISCC will be expected to apply prior to commencing employment)
  • NVQ/QCF/RQF Level 3 in a care-related subject 1 years’ experience working in a social care role or
  • 4 GCSEs (Grades A-C) 3 years’ experience working in a social care role.

What We Will Offer You:

  • £12.25 per hour
  • Mileage allowance
  • Weekly Pay

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 03/02/2023 @ 5pm

The Next Steps, How To Contact The Team That Ticks All The Boxes:

  • Contact Tina Young on 02871616172
  • Simply click the apply button

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Band 4 Social Work Assistant – Foyle

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