SUPERVISING SOCIAL WORKER

Recruiter
Sugarman Medical
Location
Long Lawford
Salary
£29,000 per annum
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

permanent Supervising social worker salary is £29,00-32,000

Responsibilities
 The Link Workers has a responsibility to be aware of and to report on
any aspect of a young person's care or welfare where there is cause
for concern. All child protection or safeguarding information to be
reported to the Regional Manager/Head of Safeguarding as per the
By the Bridge Safeguarding Procedure and Guidance.
 Monthly home visit to each family and Home Visit Report completed
and signed by Link Worker, Team Manager and Foster Parent, filed and
copy given to the foster parents.
 Weekly telephone call to families (except on the weeks that you visit
them) to be logged and filed each month.
 Children to be seen at least once a quarter and child's name, date
and where seen logged and added to file.
 Attendance at LAC review meetings for children in your families and
written report prepared for IRO.
 Attendance at any other relevant professional meetings.
 Annual Home Reviews for your families to be completed, with Health
and Safety Reports within 21 days of the due date. To assist foster
children to complete their part of the report where necessary.
 Overall responsibility to keep family files and children's files up to date
and audited regularly. Family profiles to be updated as and when
changes occur.
 Completion of monthly tick sheets and any other relevant paperwork.
 Raise awareness with families of their contractual agreement to attend
mandatory training (100%), supervision (80%) and to return diaries every
month in line with fostering regulations.
 Inform Educational Advisor of any changes to school arrangements ie
exclusions, hours, absences or return to school.
 To attend monthly Link Worker group supervision and individual
supervision with your Team Manager. To attend your families' monthly
group supervision.
 Attendance at monthly staff meetings and any other staff meetings as
and when required

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