Social Care Officer

SCO
  • £13 - 16 per hour
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
  • Temporary

Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of families in the Vale of Glamorgan?

We are working in partnership with a Local Authority in Barry to appoint FOUR Social Care Officers to join their Family Support Team!

Role Overview:
As a Social Care Officer, you'll play a vital role in supporting our Family Support Teams during a period of high demand. Your responsibilities will include managing Care and Support Cases, as well as assisting social workers with more complex family situations.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage a workload of Care and Support Cases, ensuring timely and appropriate interventions to support families in need.
  • Provide practical and emotional support to individuals and families, helping them to overcome challenges and achieve positive outcomes.
  • Collaborate with social workers to assess and address the needs of families, including those facing complex issues such as safeguarding concerns or child protection issues.
  • Liaise with partner agencies and professionals involved in the care and support of families, promoting effective multi-agency working and coordination of services.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of interventions, assessments, and case progress, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and policies.
  • Participate in regular supervision and team meetings, contributing to case discussions and sharing insights to inform practice and decision-making.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to identify and implement improvements to service delivery, promoting best practice and continuous learning.

Referral Scheme: Note: If you know someone who would excel in this role, take advantage of our referral scheme that pays up to £250 for successful referrals (T's & C's apply).

About Spencer Clarke Group:

At Spencer Clarke Group, we take pride in connecting you with exceptional career opportunities. Our experienced consultants possess in-depth market knowledge and offer expert career guidance throughout your journey.

Benefits of joining us include:

  • Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent job opportunities.
  • Free DBS checks.
  • Post-placement aftercare.
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals.
Sophie Payne Senior Consultant

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