Total Families Social Worker - Full time

Enfield Borough Council
28 Mar 2018
23 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you exceptional and do you want to be part of an exceptional team? Enfield Youth and Family Support Service have several exciting opportunities for committed, motivated outstanding individuals who want to join our team and help us continue to deliver excellent, high-quality innovative services. All candidates must be able to work with challenged and challenging individuals and families in a diverse community and be able to deliver excellent practice whilst prioritising competing demands. We want applications from dedicated people committed to achieving the best outcomes for children and young people, their families and the community and we are looking for the following:

Social Workers Total Families - x2 fixed term until March 2020

This is a chance to apply a Total Family approach to managing statutory court orders and voluntary interventions for young people who are in - or on the edge of - the criminal justice system. You'll be working intensively with families where several or all the children are involved in offending behaviour. We'll expect you to handle all aspects of social work duties: assessment, report writing, case and risk management. To take on a challenging caseload of young offenders, you'll need a degree or diploma in Social Work, full HCPC registration and a proven ability to work in partnership with children and parents.

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post

Closing and Interview Dates
Closing date: Thursday 26 th April :59pm

Interview: Week commencing 7 th , 14 th 21 st and 28 th May 2018

Additional Information
The standard process is for posts to be advertised on the Councils redeployment and internal site concurrently first, however those members of staff that are at risk of redundancy and on the Council's redeployment register will be considered first.

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"This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment".