Sirona Medical Limited

Social Worker - Intervention and Support

Sirona Medical's Social Work Department are recruiting for a Social Worker for the The Intervention and Support Service.

The Intervention and Support Service emphasises stability, whether achieved through good parenting within the family or a stable placement outside the family.

The Local Authority work in close partnership with schools, community health facilities, the voluntary sector and other partners to develop and provide preventative and targeted support.

Essentially, supporting children, young people and their families where there is an identified need for ongoing intervention.



You will be joining 1 of 8 teams of roughly 8-10 people, consisting of Advanced Practitioners, Social Workers, ASYE's led by a Team Manager.

The service is overseen by a Head of Service, supported by 2 Group Managers.

The service currently covers Child in Need, Child Protection (including PLO and care proceedings) and Children in Care cases.

You will also have extensive knowledge of relevant legislation and experience in this field.



As a Social Worker within the Intervention and Support Service you will be required to:
1.

Contribute to the delivery of an effective children’s social care service as part of a social work team, improving outcomes for children and young people.


2.

Manage caseloads dependent upon experience, grade of post and complexity of cases, utilising specialist knowledge for appropriate interventions, needs and assessments, care planning and child protection investigations.


3.

Undertake high quality assessments, using child-centred, community focused, and multi-agency interventions to bring about positive change through developing effective relationships and to secure the best outcomes for children and young people.


4.

Ensure children and young people are adequately protected in line with the Local Authorities LSCB and departmental policy and procedures and relevant legislation.



The council promote a hybrid model of working for our social care staff, with a flexible approach involving working from our town hall campus/hubs.

You are expected to work from the town hall during your teams duty week and for team meetings and other development days aswell as at the request of your manager.

We are encouraging increased face to face working for teams as we know how important this is for social workers that all meetings with children and family take place face to face.



The Council have designated car parks for staff and offer subsidised parking.

You will be set you up with an account on the parking system, and details on how to apply for a permit will be shared once you join.

You will also have access to our systemic training offer and development pathway.

The council aim to ensure our Face to Face model of practice is embedded by everyone in the service.



*Hourly rate comes in line with the London Pledge

To apply for this role you must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Be Social Work England Registered
  • At least 2 years of working as a social worker with children and families, including assessments and statutory work.
  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Desirable to be a car driver and have access to a vehicle


  • Start: 07/09/2022
  • Duration: 3 months on-going
  • Rate: £32 - £35 per hour
  • Location: Havering,England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Public_Sector
  • Recruiter: Sirona Medical Limited
  • Contact: Hayley Burrell
  • Tel: 020 8050 2999
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: SC-M11673
  • Posted: 2022-09-07 17:27:11 -

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