Highly conscientious and knowledgeable Child Protection Social Worker with a strong client service record and high attention to detail. Skilled researcher of family histories to ensure best legal solutions for domestic childcare and child protection issues. Able to handle tense and difficult interpersonal situations with the highest degree of professionalism and sympathy.
Extensive child protection experience
Superior knowledge of relevant child care and protection legislation at both state and federal levels
Exceptional grasp of chronic illness and domestic violence issues
Strong familiarity with NASW ethical code
Outstanding skills in communicating with people from a wide array of ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds
High organisation and prioritisation abilities
June 2011 to Present Lutheran Family and Social Services, London, England Child Protection Social Worker CV
Oversaw individual casework management on a regular basis.
Contributed to child protection conference meetings.
Maintained and updated administrative work reports.
Coordinated with external agencies in social service provision.
Educated families with regard to service provision contracts and expectations.
June 2007 to May 2011 Immmanuel Hospital Child Services Division, London, England Child Protection Social Worker
Attended family court hearings and depositions as necessary.
Prepared reports for conferences and group presentations as needed.
Evaluated client service provision to ensure maximum efficiency and quality.
Provided assistance and support to new hires as required.
2007 University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire Master’s Degree in Social Work
2004 Creighton University, Leeds, West Yorkshire Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work