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Maxine Curry
Dayjob Limited
The Big Peg
120 Vyse Street
Birmingham B18 6NF
T: 0044 121 638 0026


A committed Social worker who has a reputation for coming up with solutions rather than problems, and a track record of being hardworking, inquisitive, and sympathetic. Maxine uses a variety of social work interventions to empower her clients to maintain a level of control over their lives, health and wellness. She is very good at supporting individuals, families and groups within the community in various settings such as homes, schools, hospitals or other designated premises. In her current role, she has learnt how to work effectively with adolescents, families, professionals and other personnel from a wide range of cultural, social and economic backgrounds. Aside from this she has superb observation skills, very good communication skills and excellent people skills. Right now, she would like to join an organisation where she can further build her career and continue to progress and grow as a Social Worker.



SOCIAL WORKER – Start Date – Present
Employers name – Location
Responsible for helping vulnerable people, including children and adults and ensuring that they are safeguarded from harm.


  • Representing the agency in a professional manner, both with service users, family members, other professionals and the community.
  • Responding flexibly and rapidly to requests for interventions and support from those individuals who need it.
  • Being engaged in every conversation with clients so that they know and feel that they are being listened to and understood.
  • Preparing and presenting complex reports and undertaking all administrative duties related to the social work function.
  • Assessing, counselling and offering advice to clients.
  • Partaking in the out of hour’s duty rota.
  • Formulating and implementing effective social work interventions.
  • Reporting any concerns quickly to the line manager or a senior manager.
  • Writing concise reports that get to the heart of the matter.
  • Participating in team meetings with other social workers.
  • Preparing assessments and child care planning for children in need.
  • Taking emergency action where necessary to protect service users.

JOB TITLE – Start Date – End Date
Employers name – Location

JOB TITLE – Start Date – End Date
Employers name – Location




  • Emotionally intelligent and able to understand what a person is feeling.
  • Exercising independent and sound judgment on a consistent basis.
  • Have the diverse and demanding range of professional, emotional, and cognitive skills needed to successfully carry out her duties.
  • Willingness and ability to challenge discrimination wherever it occurs.
  • Engaging with people in a personable manner.
  • Working knowledge of related software and IT systems.
  • Ability to strictly follow policy, practice and procedures relating to social services.
  • Knowledge of childcare legislation, statutory guidance and Child Protection Procedures.


  • Setting boundaries between myself and my clients.
  • Never getting personally involved with service users and ‘taking sides’.
  • Always looking on the positive side of things and encouraging clients to do the same.
  • Responsible for own professional development.



Child development
Family assessment
Report writing



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