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Initial Response Team - Social Worker - Newcastle

Eden Brown Synergy

£231.14 per day
Newcastle upon Tyne
Social Care


Job Description

Job Title: Senior Practitioners - Initial Response Team
Location: Newcastle Council

Are you a dedicated and compassionate Social Worker looking to make a real difference in the lives of vulnerable individuals and families?

Newcastle Councils Initial Response Team is currently seeking a motivated and experienced Social Worker to join their dynamic and supportive team.

Key Responsibilities
Assessment and Intervention: Conduct thorough assessments of individuals and families referred to the Initial Response Team, identifying risks and protective factors. Develop and implement timely and effective intervention plans to safeguard children and promote their well-being
Collaborative Working: Work closely with other professionals, agencies, and stakeholders to ensure a coordinated and holistic approach to support vulnerable individuals. Attend and contribute to multi-agency meetings, reviews, and case conferences
Documentation and Record Keeping: Maintain accurate and up-to-date case records, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, policies, and procedures. Prepare and present reports for court proceedings as required
Support and Guidance: Provide guidance and support to families, promoting their independence and resilience. Advocate for service users to ensure they receive the appropriate resources and support
Crisis Intervention: Respond promptly to crisis situations, assessing risk and taking appropriate action to ensure the safety and well-being of individuals and families
Continuous Professional Development: Stay informed about developments in social work practice, legislation, and research. Participate in regular supervision and training to enhance your skills and knowledge

Essential Requirements:
* Social Work Qualification - Degree or equivalent
* At least 2 years' experience as a social worker within children's services
* Social Work England Registration
* Driving license and access to own vehicle

If you are interested in this position, then please let me know or send your updated CV Or give me a call on 020 8152 8922

Benefits of working with Eden Brown Synergy include:
* DBS check processed and paid for by Eden Brown Synergy
* Referral bonus if you refer a colleague or friend to us
* Bonus for finding your own job
* Twice weekly payroll
* Dedicated recruitment consultant who will support you throughout your job search, employment and beyond.

Eden Brown Synergy is an equal opportunities employer.

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