Qualified Social Worker – No Recourse to Public Funds (NRPF) service

Reference:
AM190617
Sector:
Social Care
Salary:
up to £27 Per Hour
County:
London
Contract Type:
Temporary

The Lambeth No Recourse to Public Funds (NRPF) service is looking for two social workers to join this multi-agency team. Based in Brixton, the team is responsible for the assessment of families and single vulnerable adults, carrying our private fostering assessments and monitoring as well as assessing needs of 16-17 year olds presenting homeless.

NRPF Specific skills and knowledge

  • Knowledge of European Convention on Human Rights and experience in carrying out Human Rights Assessment
  • Knowledge of Care Act 2014 and experience in carrying out needs assessment for vulnerable adults
  • Knowledge of Mental Health Act and ability to work with care coordinators and health professionals
  • Knowledge of Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 – Broad understanding immigration rules/Home Office guidance
  • Knowledge and skills to carry out needs assessment of Syrian refugees
  • Ability to work in multi-agency environment and ability to use information shared by other professionals in social work assessments
  • Ability to complete quality assessments within time scales
  • Experience in writing court reports/assessments
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Ability to perform and able to meet performance targets

Start Date
ASAP

For more information, contact Amy on 01992 513777 (Option 3) or by email Amy.Maher@evergoodassociates.co.uk