| Salary: £26,500 - £30,000
| Closing Date: 31st January 2019 (extended)
| Job Type: Full-time
As a Love146 Social Worker, you will assist the safeguarding of children and young people trafficked from abroad, support the implementation of the Love146 Immediate Safety Plan and the Love146 Safety Plan Reduction Programme where needed. You will also be responsible for preparing, implementing and reviewing Individual Intervention Plans for each young person, and to work with young people in our care and support them through the section 47 Child Protection investigation process and any associated criminal investigations.
You will be expected to contribute towards the National Referral Mechanism (NRM) for Trafficked Victims, and help young people navigate the Asylum and NRM processes. This will include attending all appropriate meetings, writing detailed case notes and reports, and working within local authority frameworks and child protection procedures. Attendance at all Children Looked After reviews is essential. Flexibility in working hours will be required. Will have excellent assessment skills, and be experienced in advocating for, and on behalf of, the best interests of children and young people.
This role involves being at the fore-front of meeting the everyday needs of vulnerable young people that have been trafficked into and within the UK. Social Workers must be registered, and pass background clearances. Our most successful Social Workers are open-minded, dependable, patient. Having a flexible schedule, being tolerant and demonstrating the ability to work as a member of our team are all important qualities.
This position is home-based. The successful candidate therefore must be able to privately access the internet. A laptop & phone will be provided.
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For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Peter during normal working hours on 0845 6802146, or email email@example.com.
How to apply
Think you're up for the challenge?
Please apply by selecting the 'Apply Now' button at the top of this page and upload your latest curriculum vitae (CV) and Covering Letter. This should state your academic history and work experience, specifically in relation to the aforementioned requirements. Then complete all the other mandatory fields (*) and select the 'Submit Application' button when you're good to go!
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Regretfully, we cannot accept cv's, or applications from agencies or third-parties.
What happens next
We will get in touch no later than 2 weeks after the closing date to let you know as to whether you've been shortlisted for interview. If successful, we aim to have you in post within 6 weeks.