London borough of Barking and Dagenham

19 Apr, 2024
London borough of Barking and Dagenham London, UK
About this job Barking & Dagenham is committed to supporting a more resilient community through prevention, early intervention and support, to better support Adults and Children across all our services. We are currently recruiting for a qualified senior social worker who is passionate about Children’s social work to join our MASH team. We are looking for child and family focused social workers across our children’s services. If you are ready for a new challenge Barking and Dagenham is a unique borough with children and families from diverse cultural backgrounds. Barking and Dagenham believe working to achieve better outcomes for children and families through holistic approach to Children Services. Our MASH in LBBD is the Front Door for referrals into Children’s Social Care. We are a co-located service with partners from the Police, Health, Education, IDVA Services and Housing. Our social work practice with children and families is so important. It can be both incredibly...
19 Apr, 2024
Full time
London borough of Barking and Dagenham London, UK
About this job We currently have a vacancy for Children’s Social Workers within our Family Support and Safeguarding Service. We pride ourselves on our relationship-based approach to social work and ensure that our children and young people are at the heart of all we do. The FS&S Service aims to secure a permanent solution for all the children we work with, where intervention is needed to try ensure children are safe and able to achieve to their full potential. Your role will be to work alongside families where child protection and child in need plans are in place, to support looked after children, and to escalate cases through legal proceedings when required, liaising with partners internally and externally to ensure that services are provided efficiently and effectively. You’ll manage complex cases, planning intervention and support in a timely manner and, at all times, making sure that the children’s voices are heard and recorded consistently. You will also be developing and...
19 Apr, 2024
Full time
London borough of Barking and Dagenham London, UK
About this job We have a career progression opportunity for a Social Worker within our Assessment and Intervention Service.You’ll manage complex cases, assess risk and plan intervention in a timely manner and, always, making sure that the children’s voices are heard and recorded consistently. We’ll also expect you to contribute to the team – helping us develop and improve standards and quality, helping us to achieve the best possible outcomes for our children and their families. You will be expected to work independently and demonstrate initiative as well as being a strong team player.Our Children Social Care workforce is strong and growing, we have navigated the recent challenges with agility and resilience, and we are now entering our next phase of improvements. It is an exciting time to join the service as many initiatives and opportunities are being offered to staff who are committed and as passionate as we are. Re-applying for postsApplicants who have not been shortlisted or...