Hammersmith & Fulham Council

  • Hammersmith, London, UK
11 Jul, 2024
Hammersmith & Fulham Council London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, London, UK
Role Responsibilities:You will need to: SPECIALIST CHILD CARE DUTIES • Provide a preventative and rehabilitative service in with expectations of the Children’s Act and facilitating appropriate resources where necessary to enable children to remain with their own families. • Assess situations where children are referred as being in need of protection, accommodation or care provision, being particularly mindful of equal opportunities issues. • Plan quickly and effectively, involving carers as partners in the decisions made in respect of children. • Aim that children should remain with their own families wherever possible. Where it is legally upheld that natural family circumstances have irretrievably broken down to plan a secure and permanent home future for children, ensuring they have clear information about their own background and contact with natural relatives wherever possible. • Provide an emergency service for assessment and action where children are referred as being at risk...
11 Jul, 2024
Hammersmith & Fulham Council London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, London, UK
Principal Social Worker Quality Assurance LBHF617197 Job Details:About the roleHammersmith & Fulham, rated nationally by Ofsted as one of the top Local Authorities, never stops moving forward. Our focus is to act with love and compassion so the most vulnerable among us are looked after. Our ambition is to increase the quality of our practice and the work with vulnerable adults to sustain positive change. To do this we need the best people to help build our vision. This is a high-profile senior management level role, capable of providing both the necessary strategic influence and professional practice leadership for the council and its partners. The environment in which the post-holder will work is complex and challenging and the role requires a range of both analytical skills and sensitivity, as well as political awareness and sound judgement. The PSW will ensure that the highest standard of social work practice is imbedded across the organisation, by providing skilled and...