Forensic Social Worker

Reference:
AB030317
Sector:
Social Care
Salary:
£30 to £35 Per Hour
County:
West London
Contract Type:
Temporary

Evergood Social Care are currently supporting our client based in West London in recruiting for an experienced and Qualified Forensic Social Worker.

  1. To provide a comprehensive social work service to mentally disordered boys and young men who are detained in the Wells Unit
  2. To work as part of a multidisciplinary team, and with other agencies who can assist in meeting assessed social care needs of the detained young person, whilst ensuring public protection
  3. To establish and maintain liaison and contact arrangements with families (and, in the case of looked after young people, care authorities), to verify third-party information, and gather information for assessment and to develop plans for rehabilitation after discharge from the Wells Unit
  4. To be aware of, and practice in accordance with, local and national child protection legislation and guidance, in order to safeguard the welfare of any children in contact with the service

Requirements: 

  1. CQSW, DipSW, Social Work Degree or equivalent professional social work qualification, and currently registered with General Social Care Council
  2. Two years post qualifying experience with young offenders or mentally disordered young people
  3. Ability to undertake training as an Approved Social Worker

Working with Evergood Associates offers you a number of benefits including:

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant
  • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across local authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
  • Reliable Payroll run on a weekly basis
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • £150 recommend a friend scheme

Start Date
ASAP

If you would like to find out more, apply for this position or enquire about similar roles please call Adam Bentley on 01992 513 777 ext 3 or send your CV and contact details Adam.Bentley@evergoodassociates.co.uk