Social Worker - Court Specialist

Recruiter
POWYS COUNTY COUNCIL
Location
Powys
Salary
35934.00 - 37849.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Oct 2019
Closes
07 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Social Worker - Court Specialist

There are two positions available - 1 x North Powys & 1 x South Powys

Main Purpose of Post:

To ensure that the Local Authority has good oversight of all care proceedings and all pre-proceedings currently underway in the authority. To ensure that all court reports are submitted on time and to a high standard and minimise delay for children with effective care planning. Together with the operational Team Manager take part in Permanence Planning meetings for children, and to ensure that any assessments required in relation to connected persons or similar, are running to timescale.

The Court Specialist will support social workers across the Care and Support Service including the Integrated Disability Service.