Referral and Assessment Social Worker - North West

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We require experienced Social Workers to work in a Children's Assessment Team in Lancashirel. As a Social Worker within Referral & Assessment you will play the pivotal role of being the first point of access for the families you would be working with. You will utilise your assessment and independent decision-making skills to assess the urgency and risk to the child, and pass along the case accordingly. You will set up initial care plans for families needing support, or complete pre-proceeding work for children at risk, so your assessment skills and decision making would be vital within this role.You will also provide professional assistance when required. It is essential that candidates possess previous experience in referral and assessment.    

Benefits as a Children's Assessment Social Worker:

  • Career progression
  • Friendly and welcoming team 
  • Supportive and Welcoming management 
  • High chance of contract extension 
  • Work Mobile & Laptop provided 

Duties as a Children's Assessment Social Worker:

  • Carrying out initial/core assessments
  • Providing child protection and care planning services
  • Completing section 17s, Section 7s and Section 47s
  • Attending LAC reviews
  • Attending Children in Need meetings
  • Attending pre-birth conferences

As a Social Worker, you will be:

  • HCPC registered  
  • Eligible to work in the UK  
  • A full UK license holder   

If this is what you are you are looking for, or you have any other questions, please do contact Adam Tomlinson on 0161 245 4487 or via email at

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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