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Qualified Social Worker – Children With Disabilities Team

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We are looking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker in the Children With Disabilities Team within a London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The successful candidate will be working in a well-structured, organised team who are growing their social worker staffing levels. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a stable working environment with experienced leadership, whilst receiving regular supervision and training opportunities. Tower Hamlets ensures that their social workers have as much support as possible, helping them to keep a really good work life balance! The responsibilities of the Social Worker includes: • To work within a multi-disciplinary approach to provide early help and a statutory social work service for children with disabilities; undertaking child in need and carers and child protection assessments, undertake care package reviews and contribute to continuing care and Education, health and care plans. • To work within a multi-disciplinary context to safeguard and provide a high quality corporate parenting service for children looked after with disabilities to maximise their life chances. • Assess and help families access provisions which may include a range of universal provisions; short breaks, individual budget or Direct payments, personal care, mobility, communication, social, psychological or behavioural management support, advocacy and services for young people with a disability preparing for adulthood. To ideal candidate will have: • Social Work England registration • Eligibility to work in the UK • Social Work qualified (MA/BSc/DipSW/CQSW/MSc/BA) Working with Ackerman Pierce you will be guaranteed weekly payment and access to continued profession development, including a dedicated consultant to support you through the interview and on boarding process. The position offers a long contract within a stable supportive team with a great location and excellent transport links as well as being close to central London. To discuss this vacancy or any similar vacancies we currently have available in London, please email your updated CV or contact Carmen Thong for more information.

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