Job reference: NCC4372
Application closing date: 11/12/2017
Job type: Social Services
Salary: Grade 5, SCP 21 – 25, £20,138 – £22,558
Package: Full Time, Permanent
Job category: Social Work
Post No: SSCF0219 – Social Work Assistant – Child Protection Unit
Newport Children and Family Services are seeking to appoint a Social Work Assistant. The successful applicant will be working with children subject to Special Guardianship Orders (SGO) / Residence Orders (RO) and their families.
You will need an understanding of children and families experiencing disadvantage, an ability to cope with stressful situations and an ability to communicate effectively.
You will also be required to assist with administrative tasks within the CPU including assisting with requests for access to personal information including file redaction, data entry tasks and CAFCASS checks.
Although some experience of working with vulnerable children would be useful, this is an ideal opportunity to gain experience in social work. We offer excellent supervision, development and training opportunities.
You must be educated to “A” level standard or possess an NVQ Level 3 Social Care Qualification.
This post is exempt from Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service Disclosure (DBS) check.
Interviews will be held on Thursday, 21 December 2017.
Grade 5, SCP 21 - 25, £20,138 - £22,558
Posted on November 29, 2017