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Team Manager Locum – Children’s Assessment Team – Surrey

  • Salary: £47 per hour with Mileage and Expenses
  • Ref: 5329
  • Benefits: Pay Rate is £47 per hour Mileage and Expenses are covered


Aurora Resourcing are working in partnership with a local authority in North Surrey to recruit a Team Manager for the Assessment Team. We are seeking an experienced Team Manager with extensive statutory work experience. This is a locum role to start as soon as possible, the contract is for 6 months and with the likelihood that it will extended further.

Main Activities
The project team will consist of 2 team managers, 10 social workers and 5 senior family support workers who will undertake timely assessments of children and families in order to make decisions’ as to what support may be required for the children’s needs to be fully met and for them to achieve.

As a Team Manager in the Assessment Project you will be managing and supervising a team of 5 experienced social workers in undertaking s47 and S17 assessments with the thrust being that of achieving a quick turnaround in caseloads. You will be tasked with helping to drive the performance agenda as well as help embed the Signs of Safety Model whilst getting regular supervision from an experienced service manager. The role will involve flexibility around working from home in an accountable manner conducive to administering your roles.

The Candidate
Must have management experience within a either a Children’s Referral, Assessment, Duty or MASH Team
Up to date knowledge of all relevant legislation
Possess strong leadership and motivational skills
Hold current HCPC registration and a relevant Social Work Qualification
Be a car driver

Financial Details

Pay Rate is £47 per hour
Mileage and Expenses are covered

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To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Li Li in confidence on 0121 5163988 / 07958160694 or email lili@auroraresourcing.co.uk

Qualified Social Worker – Support and Protection Team – West Sussex

  • Salary: £33 per hour
  • Ref: 7849
  • Benefits: to be discussed


Aurora Resourcing are looking for an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join a local authority in West Sussex. You will be joining a Support and Protection Team on a locum basis for 3 to 6 months.

The Role:

• The role will entail court work and assessment report writing, chairing meetings and care planning for children and families
• This role includes Child In Need and Child Protection Work
• Contribute to the adequate protection of children from harm by assisting in the assessment of risk, and the delivery of support services
• To be Primary Worker with case responsibility for Children in Need, Children
• Looked After by the Local authority, and when appropriate, Children in need of Protection
• For those working in Foster Care and Adoption Services to undertake comprehensive assessments of potential carers to ensure looked after children receive safe and enhancing family experiences
• To produce Assessments of Children in Need and their Families according to DoH Guidelines and timescales
• To provide reports for departmental meetings, LAC Reviews, CP Case Conferences, Legal Meetings, Permanence Planning Meetings and Court Hearings and attend these as required
• To work directly with children and their families, foster carers and permanent alternative carers to ensure the best interests of children are met.
• To manage any financial arrangements associated with allocated work

The Candidate:

• Qualified Social Worker
• It is also essential that you hold a full UK driving license and have access to your own car as traveling is necessary to this position.
• Have a working knowledge of all current legislation
• Proven experience working within Child Protection cases
• Current HCPC registration

Rates start from £33.00 per hour.

Additional information:
If you would like to find out more about the position, then please contact Jay on 0121 5163981 / 07950 231191 or email Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk. To see other roles then please visit the Aurora Resourcing website: www.auroraresourcing.co.uk
Aurora Resourcing are an Equal Opportunity and Equality Recruitment Agency

Practice Manager - Assessment and Intervention Team – West Sussex

  • Salary: £35 per hour
  • Ref: 5874
  • Benefits: to be discussed


Aurora Resourcing are working with a Local Authority in West Sussex to recruit a practice manager on a locum basis. It will be your job to lead motivate, nurture and manage a team (social workers and unqualified staff), to deliver a children’s social care service on a day to day basis.

You will be responsible for ensuring the service provided is effective and delivering the required outcomes, as well as ensuring cases are dealt with in a timely manner.

The ideal candidate will be a HCPC registered, Qualified Social Worker with some management experience.

The rate for this role starts from £35.00 per hour

To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert or the Aurora Resourcing website, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please contact Jay Lawrence in confidence on 0121 5163981 / 07950231191 or email Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk

Aurora Resourcing are an equal opportunities and equality recruitment agency

Locum Senior Social Worker – Adult MASH Team – Surrey

  • Salary: £30 per hour
  • Ref: 6987
  • Benefits: Financial Details: . • Attend a full induction where you will undertake all the mandatory training you will require. • This will include classroom training, e-learning and a range of work place shadowing opportunities. • Receive an annual appraisal along with regular supervision sessions • Have access to a wide range of training opportunities to help you develop yourself within the role • Have access to a wide range of attractive benefits including childcare vouchers, access to help with travel and car cost, paid HCPC registration and much more.


Aurora Resourcing is working closely with a local authority to recruit a Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub Social Worker (Adults) on a full time basis.

This locum post will be based in a leafy, cultural town of South Surrey, please discuss with Li Li for specific details.

There is no requirement for you to drive for this position. Furthermore, the MASH is a non-operational role so there is no direct client contact. This is a very exciting role, it is very different from standard Adult Social Worker posts, as you will not be undertaking visits and will be mainly office based.

Duties and Requirements:
• The successful candidate will routinely work with multi-agency referrals that present particular complexities arising from e.g. legal issues, statutory requirements, disputes within families, care and support needs, mental health concerns, DoLS issues, criminal behaviour.
• To have experience with and be able to prioritise and manage a duty Inbox of partner agency referrals including Police, Ambulance, Fire Service, Trading Standards, Children’s services, Health, Provider agencies.
• Have comprehensive understanding and experience of working with relevant legislation in Adult Social Work settings including the Care Act, Mental Capacity Act, and Mental Health Act.
• Be clear on professionally accountability as a qualified social worker, including adhering to sharing information legislation and relevant protocols to ensure appropriate sharing of information in a multi-agency environment.
• Are professionally competent and have experience of dealing with complex safeguarding cases.
• Have excellent risk assessment skills; be skilled at analysis of complex information within referrals.

Applicants:
To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert or the Aurora Resourcing website, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please contact Li Li in confidence on 0121 5163988 / 07958160694 or email lili@auroraresourcing.co.uk

Aurora Resourcing are an equal opportunities and equality recruitment agency

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