Temporary Independent Reviewing Officer
Salary: £33,857 to £37,483
Closing Date: 12:00, 29 Feb 2016
It's an exciting time in Children and Young People Services as
we continue to make solid progress towards our aims of achieving
quality, supporting families and effectively managing risk.
We are now at the stage where we are ready to undertake a
further step-change and equip our whole service to embed quality
assurance throughout its everyday activity. We have established a
Performance, Quality and Practice Development team who will work
closely with our Independent Reviewing Officers to drive this
We are currently looking for one temporary Independent Reviewing
Officer to cover maternity leave in the team. Applicants must have
at least 3 years post qualification and local government experience
of working with families.
information on this post.
Social Worker Looked After Childrens Team
Salary: £30,178.00 TO £33,857.00
Closing Date: 12:00, 22 Feb 2016
We are currently looking for an experienced social worker for
the Looked After Children Team based in Neath Civic Centre. The
team was established 3 years ago to meet the needs of the Looked
After Children population within Neath Port Talbot.
To apply for this role, you will need to be focused on building
strong, meaningful relationships with children and their families.
You will bring a wealth of knowledge and be inspirational in your
approach in managing diverse and complex cases. You will join a
busy team working with children and young people who reside with
foster carers, kinship carers, in residential placements or may
live with their parents under court orders. Your role will be to
fulfil the Council's obligations as a corporate parent. You will
have excellent time management and IT skills, an ability to
undertake direct work and build positive relationships with
children and young people. You will be working closely with a wide
range of professionals, ensuring that the child or young person
receives appropriate care, education and health services while
promoting permanency for them.