Care Planning and Proceedings Team – 2 full time equivalent qualified social worker posts
Workers in this team focus on court proceedings and PLO work. If a child’s plan is for adoption they work with that child until the adoption order has been granted.. They are able to support families to stay together where possible, or if not, can be open, honest and transparent in their work so children and families are able to understand what if happening and why.
This team completes a range of work, in line with legal requirements.
Minimum of 1.5 years experience, and have provided written and oral evidence for court.
Workers in this team have a maximum case load of 12 children, or less depending on the nature of the work. They are helped by family aides (workers who offer practical support), life journey practitioners, social care officers and business support