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Consultant Social Worker

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Suffolk County Council
Place of work:
Endeavour House, Ipswich
Salary details:
£35,608 - £38,695
Job term:
Full Time
37 per week
Fixed Term
Closing date:
28 May 2019 01:00 PM
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We are seeking to appoint a Consultant Social Worker in the Recruitment, Assessment and Matching (RAM) Team on a fixed term basis or a secondment opportunity for up to a year.

You will be a qualified social worker aspiring to move into management or you could be a manager already in post who would like to do something new and creative.

The Stage 2 Team lead on the full assessment for adopters, family finding for children, then matching and supporting through to the Adoption Order.

Managing and liaising with staff is essential both within the Fostering and Adoption Service but more importantly within the child care teams. This role also involves supervision of social workers within the team.

For an informal discussion please contact Cathy Biedul on (01473) 265816.

Please read the Job and Person Profile before applying for this job.

This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts. We are also committed to flexible working.  For the types of flexible or part time working available for specific roles, please see the Job and Person Profile. Suffolk County Council - welcoming diversity.

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