Coventry City Council

  • Coventry, UK
23 Apr, 2024
Coventry City Council Coventry, UK
What is the job role? Are you a dedicated and passionate Social Worker / Senior Social Worker / Advanced Practitioner with a drive to make a lasting impact on the lives of children, young people, and families looking to join an Ofsted "Good" authority? We are on the lookout for Advanced Social Workers (Advanced Practitioners) who share our commitment to providing the best possible support to our Children, Young People and Families to join us on a full time permanent basis. As an Advanced Social Worker, you will oversee a caseload of the most complex cases in children's services and will play a pivotal role in providing coaching, mentoring, and support to both Newly Qualified Social Workers (NQSWs) and experienced Social Workers. Your expertise will be crucial in guiding and offering professional wisdom in situations of high complexity. This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a...
23 Apr, 2024
Coventry City Council Coventry, UK
What is the job role? In Coventry, we are investing in practice and new posts have been funded to ensure we keep caseloads of social workers at a level that is manageable, where work-life balance can be really achieved, and where we work together to deliver good outcomes for children and families. Due to the investment, we are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic social worker to work within the Through Care service. This service works with looked-after children and care leavers from 12-25. As a worker, you have the opportunity to build long-term relationships with children and young people and help them reach their full potential. You will be expected to be a team player and the ability to engage and communicate with young people is essential. You should have a sound knowledge of the legislation and regulations surrounding looked-after children and care leavers, with the ability to apply this to your practice. The work includes Court Work as we transfer children into the service at...
23 Apr, 2024
Coventry City Council Coventry, UK
What is the job role? We have an opportunity for an experienced Social Worker to join our Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) team on a 2 year fixed term / secondment basis. This is a great opportunity to experience working in a busy, multi-agency environment that focuses on providing good quality advice to ensure that families receive appropriate support. The Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) brings key professionals together to facilitatequality information sharing, analysis and decision-making, to safeguard vulnerable children,young people more effectively. Staff from across health, social care, police, and education are based in the MASH at any one time at its based in Broadgate House in the city centre. Our MASH is the front door to statutory services, by applying consistent thresholds based on Right Help, Right Time. This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory...
23 Apr, 2024
Coventry City Council Coventry, UK
What is the job role? We are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join our help and protection area team on a permanent basis. We’re on a journey to excellence for Coventry’s children, and we’re committed to ensure that children are at the heart of our decision-making and ensuring they receive good outcomes As a Social Worker in Coventry, you will work with diverse communities and deliver experienced social work services to children, young people and families to assess their needs, provide support and safeguard their rights. You will collaborate with other professionals and agencies to deliver person-centred and holistic services. You will support children, youing people and families from a variety of backgrounds and in order to deliver the best possible care it is vital that we have a workforce that represents and understands their unique experiences and perspectives. We are therefore looking for social workers who are committed to achieving the best for our children, young...
23 Apr, 2024
Coventry City Council Coventry, UK
Job summary We are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join our help and protection area team on a permanent basis. Were on a journey to excellence for Coventrys children, and were committed to ensure that children are at the heart of our decision-making and ensuring they receive good outcomes As a Social Worker in Coventry, you will work with diverse communities and deliver experienced social work services to children, young people and families to assess their needs, provide support and safeguard their rights. You will collaborate with other professionals and agencies to deliver person-centred and holistic services. You will support children, youing people and families from a variety of backgrounds and in order to deliver the best possible care it is vital that we have a workforce that represents and understands their unique experiences and perspectives. We are therefore looking for social workers who are committed to achieving the best for our children, young people, and...