Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Child and Family Worker - Sunderland

Child and Family Worker - Sunderland

Available asap

£11 - £12p/h

3 month ongoing contract

Sunderland Council are looking for Child and Family workers to support social workers who have case responsibility for children who are subject to Child Protection Plans or Child in Need Plans and Looked After Child Plans.

This will include family support work, direct work with children and facilitating and supervising contact between looked after children and their parents and family.

Key Responsibilities:
- To contribute to the delivery of Child in Need and Child Protection Plans and Looked After Children Plans as directed by the supervision social worker.
- To transport children as required, which may include travelling outside of the City of Sunderland.
- To ensure case recording is accurate and up to date, in order that high quality reports are produced for meetings and reviews at a standard that can be produced at court if required.

Minimum Requirements:
- current driving license with access to a car.
- comprehensive knowledge and understanding of Children's Social Care procedures and safeguarding procedures.
- experience of working with children in need and their families.
- You must be able to demonstrate good written and verbal communication skills, report writing and recording skills.

- relevant Level 3 qualification, NVQ3 or above in Childcare, Social care or equivalent
- Enhanced DBS/CRB (we can obtain for you)

All CV's should be supported by two satisfactory references and a current DBS disclosure.

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Rosie at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!