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Details...

Job title:
Information Advice and Support Service (IASS) Caseworker – temporary until 31 October 2020
Job reference:
SEQNC5T
Department
People's Services
Grade:
SCP 7-11
Pay:
From: 15,945.24 To: 17,259.72
Hours:
37 hours - Term Time Only
Closing date:
18/08/2019

Description...

St Helens IASS is seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and flexible caseworker. The case worker role will be required to work as an Independent Supporter for parents and Young people.

They will work with families of Children and Young People with special Educational needs and disabilities, in line with the Children and Families Act 2014.

They will have up to date knowledge and understanding of SEN procedures and relevant legislation including the SEN Code of Practice 2014 and the Equality Act 2010.

Attend meetings with parents, young people and professionals. To prepare reports and accurately maintain client information and casework records including computerised records for administrative and statistical purposes in children’s services. Experience of working with a wide range of partners and agencies is essential.

The person appointed will need a high level of organisational and IT ability, and be able to manage their time efficiently. The ability to travel across the borough is essential and to be able to work in a team as well as individually.

This post is initially funded until October 2020 but will be reviewed.

Interviews will take place on 3 September 2019.

This is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For an informal discussion please contact Karen Deane on 01744 673428

For an application form and further details contact Stacey Williams on 01744 671850.

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For an application form and further details contact:

recruitment@sthelens.gov.uk

When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number.
The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.