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Individual Worker - Social Work

Job reference: HQ00090249
Southampton
£18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Permanent
Social Worker

Description

This vacancy has now expired.

Sanctuary Social Care currently has a permanent vacancy based in Southampton for an Individual Worker.

As the post holder of this role, you will receive a competitive package of £18,000-24,000 per annum.

The role of the Individual Worker with TLC is to support the young person's progress in the TLC Programmes and foster placement through working with them in the community, in leisure activities or at school. Specifically, to provide one to one support to young people, and provide some necessary respite for the carers. In summary this post is for a competent worker to engage in direct, focussed work with children to build positive relationships with the child, to model acceptable behaviour and help the child to trust and feel safe with adults.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
- Working closely with the Supervising Social Worker to supervise and support the carers and foster placement
- Undertake direct work with the child as directed by the clinical team such as targeted skills coaching with behavioural issues, promoting hobby, addressing self-harmful behaviour.
- To attend clinical team meetings as required.
- Promote people's equality, diversity, rights and responsibilities
- Post Holder will be expected to ensure that Health and Safety is observed in the course of employment
- Support the work of other members of the TLC clinical team
- To undertake practical tasks relating to the support of the placements
- Work flexible hours including non-office hours in order to meet the needs of supporting young people socially outside of school hours

Requirements of the Individual Worker:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Recent UK experience as a Social Worker

Apply today:
This Individual Worker job is advertised by Amanda Hubert; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.