Social Work Assistant

Social Work Assistant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Social Work Assistant to join our team.


  • Undertaking direction work with children;
  • To arrange and supervise children in care to see their parents (contact) to meet requirements of the child;
  • To maintain case records accurately and in line with your role prepare any relevant documentation as required;
  • To provide of assist the provision of services to meet and assist users in respect of welfare right as appropriate;
  • Transport children and families to medical examinations and appointments where necessary;
  • To work under the supervision of experience social workers in making enquiries of alleged neglect, abuse or ill treatment of children;
  • To undertake family work relating to preventative work, offering guidance and support.


  • Educated to A Level or NVQ Level 3;
  • Experience undertaking assessments;
  • Experience of working in a team;
  • Basic understanding and legislation of current issues in Children’s social Care;
  • Understanding of confidentiality;
  • Full UK Driving Licence and use of a car;
  • Committed to improvement;
  • Experience report writing and record keeping;
  • Experience working with children, young people and families from a diverse range of backgrounds with a diverse range of needs.