Childrens MASH - Referral and Assessment Social Worker - Milton Keynes

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Children’s MASH Social Worker / Referral & Assessment Milton Keynes up to 42K


I am currently recruiting for Social Workers for the MASH team + Referral & Assessment team in Milton Keynes. The MASH applies multi-disciplinary expertise to identify and prioritise children and young people where there is a risk of significant harm and assign them to an appropriate professional/s for assessment. MASH is designed to improve safeguarding for children by co-locating key partners (Social Care/Health/Early Intervention/Housing/Adult Social Care) and their data in a secure assessment, research and referral unit which receives and takes timely decisions about notifications of possible risk to children. As a as a Referral & Assessment Social Worker you will assess for and provide services to children in need. You will also provide professional assistance when required, working with the local police and health agencies. It is essential that candidates possess previous experience in referral and assessment. 

Retention within the service is exceptional, with the percentage of permanent workers within the teams the highest among many of the neighbouring authorities; this has been attributed to the closely supervised work from supportive and consistent management team - all of whom are also permanent!

Benefits of authority:

  • Up to £8K relocation package
  • Pension contributions of up to 20%
  • Minimum of 27 days paid annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Mapped career progression, and extensive funding for training
  • Discounts on retail, travel and more!
  • Agile and remote working, including the provision of work iPads and more

As a Child Protection Social Worker, you will be:      

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK 
  • Car Driver Essential 

If this role isn’t right for you, we also offer £500 referral bonus to anyone recommended over whom we successfully place.

If you want to find out more call Thomas Travis on 0161 245 4489

or email your CV to

Frontline Staffing is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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