Qualified Social Workers - Children's MASH - Coventry

Posted 24 July 2020
Salary£29 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineQualified social worker, Social Work Jobs

Job description

Children’s MASH Social Workers – Dudley – MASH Services
Location: Coventry
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time 

Maxxima are currently recruiting for Children’s MASH Social Workers to fill a Temporary/Full Time role in Dudley. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of Children’s Services and have significant post qualified experience. 
Coventry City council’s Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) is seeking to recruit a dynamic, experienced and highly skilled Social Workers to deliver an outstanding service to children and their families.
The MASH team is based at Broadgate House in the city centre of Coventry and provide a single point of contact for Safeguarding concerns in regards to Children.
We are looking to recruit Social Workers who are enthusiastic, quick thinking and confident in dealing with members of the public, professionals and agencies via the telephone in order to process referrals and gather information to enable an accurate initial threshold assessment to be made regarding the support that a child and their family may require.
This is a great opportunity to experience working in a busy, multi-agency environment that focuses on providing good quality advice to ensure that families receive appropriate support.
The Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) is the front door for access to statutory services, and where a threshold decision needs to be made. The MASH brings key professionals together to enable timely decisions to be made. MASH practitioners are all skilled and experienced, and are key to analysing information gathered, and decision-making, to safeguard children, young people and families more effectively. MASH practitioners are from across health, children services including Early Help , police, and education, who all work closely together, and with close links to probation, and Youth Offending Service. The MASH is considered a vital role in getting consistent thresholds applied and supporting only those families that need support. We are seeking skilled individuals who can bring more experience and knowledge to our MASH, you will have a close, supportive team and developmental opportunities.

This role is Monday to Friday, working 37 hours per week
The pay rate for this Children’s MASH Social Workers role is up to £29 per hour umbrella. 
If you are interested in this Children’s MASH Social Workers vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Social Work team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?
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