Cafcass Family Court Advisor ??? Stafford - GBP25-27p/h

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Stafford
Salary
25.00 - 27.00 GBP Hourly + GBP25 - GBP27/hour Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Contract
Cafcass Family Court Advisor - Stafford - GBP25-27p/h

Are you a Qualified Social Worker seeking a new opportunity? Do you fancy a change of pace from Local Authority working? If so, then we have a fantastic opportunity for Children's Services specialists to join the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (Cafcass) as an Independent Family Court Advisor in Stafford.

Cafcass were awarded Best Social Work Employer in 2015 and offer a supportive working environment and fantastic opportunities for development. Cafcass champion the interests of children and family court proceedings, advising the courts on each child's interests based on their needs, wishes and feelings. In the last year alone, Cafcass have worked to safeguard and promote the welfare of over 145,000 of the most vulnerable children and young people in the UK.

NB - in this role you will be working in the Early Intervention Team, working up to first hearing, meaning short term involvement with each case.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working autonomously on their own initiative. Risk assessment skills will be crucial and prior experience contributing to court hearings will be essential. If you have experience doing court work as a Child Protection Social Worker, then this role could be a breath of fresh air for you, offering a great 9-5 work/life balance!

About you:
* Qualified Social Worker with DipSW or CQSW
* HCPC registered, with 1-2 years' experience working in a statutory setting
* Experience in the Family Court
* Proven risk assessment skills

About the package:
* Earning GBP25 - GBP27 per hour with the potential to negotiate
* Flexible and autonomous working environment
* Short term involvement with each case

Opportunities at Cafcass are rare and heavily sought after so for the best chance of success, please contact Nicola Rennie ASAP on (Apply online only).

You will be working on behalf of Capita Social Care Resourcing, which includes the following benefits:
* Your own dedicated specialist consultant
* Access to the widest variety of social work jobs nationwide
* Prompt and reliable payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service.
* Up to GBP400 referral bonuses

If you would like to apply or have a confidential chat about this role and any other opportunities that we may have for you, please submit your CV online or contact Nicola Rennie on (Apply online only).

We will get back to you as soon as possible: however, please be aware, if you have not had a reply within 5 working days we would kindly ask you to assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Capita Social Care Resourcing is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy