Qualified Social Worker (MASH)


  • £27.50 per hour
  • Bridgend
  • Posted: 10/06/2021
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: 0521SWBRIDMPS2

Job Details

MPS Social Workers are currently looking for a Social Worker to work on the Children’s Social Care / IAA & Safeguarding Team for BCBC. The teams job is to work within Bridgend’s multi-agency safeguarding hub (MASH) which provides the Information, Advice & assistance (IAA) service as per the requirements of the Social Services & Wellbeing (Wales) Act 2014 and to undertake Care & Support Assessments with the focus on achieving positive outcomes for children, young people and their families working with key partners including Early Help services.

Full time hours (37.5 per week) with an hourly rate of £27.50 but the rate of pay is negotiable. The placement will run for 3 months (with the potential of more if needs be) with an ASAP start.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACTIVITIES:
- Working with the legislative, regulatory and policy framework within Children’s Social Care.
- Creating and reviewing outcome based care plans that address the needs identified in assessments;
- Carrying out high quality Care & Support assessments to identify needs of children and families;
- To work with individuals, families, carer groups and communities to help them make informed decisions, enabling them to clarify and express their needs and contribute to service planning;
- Working with other agencies and professionals in a co-ordinated manner to address the needs of children and their families, including preparing and participating in decision making forums;
- Identifying unmet need and drawing it to the attention of Managers in the Service, and assisting in the collection of data as required.
- Working effectively as a member of a professional team, contributing to multi-disciplinary working and assisting more experienced Social Workers in undertaking high risk and complex cases;
- Taking responsibility, with the Team Manager, to maintain and develop professional practice, including identifying training needs.


Why Choose MPS Social Workers as your agency?
One of the leading framework suppliers to the NHS in Wales for over 15 years.

-Being a Framework supplier means we work in partnership with Health Board and Local Authority colleagues, to provide a quality and value for money service.
-Experienced staff who understand the needs and requirements of both our candidates and clients. -Electronic Interviews via Skype or Zoom.
-Free DBS, Uniform & Mandatory training via our learning pool. Great reward scheme with discounts at over 1000 companies.
-A brilliant candidate care team who really take the time to understand and help with any personal or professional issues you may be experiencing.
-24 hour On-call service.
-Refer a friend bonus for any of the following professions – Nurses, Teachers, AHP Staff & Social workers.

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